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Neotoma cinerea Ord 1815 (bushy-tailed woodrat)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 49115

Alternative combination: Mus cinereus

Synonym: Teonoma spelaea Sinclair 1905 (taxon 52174)

Belongs to Neotoma according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Neotoma (Paraneotoma), Neotoma albigula, Neotoma amplidonta, Neotoma findleyi, Neotoma floridana, Neotoma fossilis, Neotoma fuscipes, Neotoma lepida, Neotoma leucodon, Neotoma leucopetrica, Neotoma mexicana, Neotoma micropus, Neotoma minutus, Neotoma ozarkensis, Neotoma prefuscipes, Neotoma prelepida, Neotoma pygmaea, Neotoma quadriplicata, Neotoma spelaea, Neotoma stephensi, Neotoma taylori, Neotoma vaughani

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 3.53 x 1.97

Estimated body mass: 270.0 g based on m1 length