Baranomys langenhani is an extinct species of rodent from the Baranomys genus, from the Baranomyinae subfamily of Cricetidae family. It lived in Pliocene epoch and was an ancestor to modern Arvicolinae.[1][2] The species was first described by Florian Heller in 1937.[1]

Baranomys langenhani
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Genus: Baranomys
B. langenhani
Binomial name
Baranomys langenhani
Heller, 1937

References edit

  1. ^ a b Baranomys Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine in Index of Scientific Names as Global Names Index.
  2. ^ Wilson Don E., Reeder DeeAnn M. (editors): Arvicolinae. In: Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 3. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005.