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Ptyssophorus Ameghino 1889 (mouse)

Mammalia - Glires - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41867

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1889. Contribución al conocimiento de los mamíferos fósiles de la República Argentina [Contribution to the knowledge of the fossil mammals of the Argentine Republic]. Actas de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de la República Argentina en Córdoba 6:xxxii-1027

Parent taxon: Hesperomyidae according to F. Ameghino 1889

Sister taxa: Bothriomys, Hesperomys, Tretomys

Subtaxa: Ptyssophorus elegans

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Type: Ptyssophorus elegans

Ecology: scansorial insectivore