Mesomys Wagner 1845 (spiny tree rat)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Echimyidae

Parent taxon: Heteropsomyinae according to B. Patterson and R. Pascual 1968

See also Palmer 1904

Sister taxa: Boromys, Brotomys, Cercomys, Heteropsomys, Hoplomys, Lonchothrix

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: scansorial herbivore


• Quaternary of Brazil (1 collection), Peru (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.