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Neotoma floridana Ord 1818 (eastern woodrat)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 49118

Alternative combination: Mus floridanus

Synonyms: Neotoma attwateri Mearns 1897 (no. 105067), Neotoma baileyi Merriam 1894 (no. 105064), Neotoma campestris Allen 1894 (no. 105065), Neotoma magister Baird 1858 (no. 49125), Neotoma pennsylvanica Stone 1893 (no. 49131)

Belongs to Neotoma according to R. W. Wiley 1980

Sister taxa: Neotoma (Paraneotoma), Neotoma albigula, Neotoma amplidonta, Neotoma cinerea, Neotoma findleyi, 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 3.90 x 2.60, m1 3.47 x 2.03

Estimated body mass: 256.2 g based on m1 length