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Mylagaulus Cope 1878 (rodent)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Mylagaulidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41476

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1878. Descriptions of new extinct Vertebrata from the Upper Tertiary and Dakota Formations. Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories 4(2):379-396

Parent taxon: Mylagaulidae according to J. A. Baskin 1980

Sister taxa: Crucimys, Galbreathia, Hesperogaulus, Mesogaulus, Mylagaulinae, Mylagaulodon, Promylagaulus, Pterogaulus, Trilaccogaulus, Umbogaulus

Subtaxa: Mylagaulus cambridgensis, Mylagaulus elassos, Mylagaulus kinseyi, Mylagaulus sesquipedalis

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Type: Mylagaulus sesquipedalis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore