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Oryzomys palustris Harlan 1837 (marsh rice rat)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 49458

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

Sister taxa: Oryzomys barbacoas, Oryzomys delticola, Oryzomys flavescens, Oryzomys fossilis, Oryzomys fulvescens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): width 228.0