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Baluchimys barryi Flynn et al. 1986 (rodent)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Chapattimyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 118062

Baluchimys barryi, tooth serie from the hypodigm.

Full reference: L.J. Flynn, L.L. Jacobs, and I.U. Cheema. 1986. Baluchimyinae, A New Ctenodactyloid Rodent Subfamily from the Miocene of Baluchistan. American Museum Novitates 2841:1-58

Belongs to Baluchimys according to L.J. Flynn et al. 1986

Sister taxa: Baluchimys chaudryi, Baluchimys ganeshapher, Baluchimys krabiense

Type specimen: GSP 21281, a tooth (M2,3 sup. sin.). Its type locality is Y-GSP 417, which is in an Oligocene terrestrial horizon in the Chitarwata Formation of Pakistan.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore