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Arazamys Rinderknecht et al. 2011 (caviomorph)

Osteichthyes - Glires - Dinomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 283982

Full reference: A. Rinderknecht, E. Bostelmann, and M. Ubilla. 2011. New genus of giant Dinomyidae (Rodentia: Hystricognathi: Caviomorpha) from the late Miocene of Uruguay. Journal of Mammalogy 92(1):169-178

Parent taxon: Eumegamyinae according to A. Rinderknecht et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Artigasia, Isostylomys, Tetrastylus

Subtaxa: Arazamys castiglionii

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Type: Arazamys castiglionii

Ecology: scansorial insectivore