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Proclinodontomys mordax (Winge, 1888:72)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Mesomys mordax Winge, 1888:72; Euryzygomatomys mordax (Winge, 1888:72)

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene

 

Distribution

Brazil

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Winge, H. (1888). Jordfundne og nulevende Gnavere (Rodentia) fra Lagoa Santa, Minas Geraes, Brasilien. E Museo Lundii, 1: 1-200.

 

Other references:

Candela, Adriana M. et al. (2019). A new echimyid genus (Rodentia, Caviomorpha) in Central Argentina: uncovered diversity of a Brazilian group of mammals in the Pleistocene. Journal of Paleontology. doi: https://doi.org/10.1017/jpa.2019.73 [Abstract]

Fernández, Fernando J. et al. (2019). Holocene small mammals hunted by owls and humans in southern Brazil: taphonomic evidence and biological significance. Boreas. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/bor.12399 [Abstract]

Hadler, P. et al. (2008). Caviomorphs (Mammalia, Rodentia) from the Holocene of Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil: systematics and paleoenvironmental context. Rev. bras. paleontol. 11(2): 97-116.

Paula-Couto, C. de. 1946. Atualização da nomenclatura genérica e específica usada por Herluf Winge, em “E Museo Lundii”. Estudos Brasileiros de Geologia, 1:59-80.

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