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Neotoma lepida Thomas 1893 (desert woodrat)

Osteichthyes - Glires - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 49122

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

Sister taxa: Neotoma (Paraneotoma), Neotoma albigula, Neotoma amplidonta, Neotoma cinerea, Neotoma findleyi, Neotoma floridana, Neotoma fossilis, Neotoma fuscipes, 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 3.10 x 2.00, M2 2.30 x 1.80, M3 1.50 x 1.45, m1 3.00 x 1.71

Estimated body mass: 157.2 g based on m1 length