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Allomys Marsh 1877 (rodent)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Allomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41441

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1877. Notice of some new vertebrate fossils. American Journal of Arts and Sciences 14:249-256

Parent taxon: Allomyidae according to J. M. Rensberger 1983

Sister taxa: Alwoodia, Downsimus, Haplomys, Oropyctis, Parallomys, Rudiomys, Spurimus

Subtaxa: Allomys cavatus, Allomys cristabrevis, Allomys nitens, Allomys reticulatus, Allomys simplicidens, Allomys stirtoni, Allomys storeri, Allomys tessellatus

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Type: Allomys nitens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore