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Mergenomys Dashzeveg and Meng 1998 (rodent)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Gobiomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 260695

Full reference: D. Dashzeveg and J. Meng. 1998. New Eocene ctenodactyloid rodents from the Eastern Gobi Desert of Mongolia and a phylogenetic analysis of ctenodactyloids based on dental features. American Museum Novitates 3246 :1-20

Parent taxon: Gobiomyidae according to B.-Y. Wang 2001

Sister taxa: Gobiomys, Youngomys

Subtaxa: Mergenomys orientalis

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Type: Mergenomys orientalis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore