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Apletotomeus Reeder 1960 (rodent)

Mammalia - Glires - Heliscomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41374

Full reference: W. G. Reeder. 1960. Two New Rodent Genera from the Oligocene White River Formation (FAMILY HETEROMYIDAE). Fieldiana Geology 10(35)

Parent taxon: Heliscomyidae according to W. W. Korth et al. 1991

Sister taxa: Heliscomys, Megaheliscomys, Passaliscomys, Tylionomys

Subtaxa: Apletotomeus crassus, Apletotomeus incohatus

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Type: Apletotomeus crassus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore