Leidymys nematodon Cope 1879 (mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative combinations: Eumys nematodon, Hesperomys nematodon, Peromyscus nematodon

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1879. Second contribution to a knowledge of the Miocene fauna of Oregon. Paleontological Bulletin 31:1-7

Belongs to Leidymys according to L. D. Martin 1980

See also Cope 1879, Hay 1902 and Wood 1936

Sister taxa: Leidymys alicae, Leidymys azybaevi, Leidymys blacki, Leidymys cerasus, Leidymys juxtaparvulus, Leidymys korthi, Leidymys lockingtonianus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Harrisonian of United States (1: California collection)

• Arikareean of United States (13: California)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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