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Karydomys
Temporal range: Miocene
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A cheek tooth of Karydomys debruijni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Democricetodontinae
Genus: Karydomys
Theocharopoulos, 2000
Type species
Karydomys symeonidisi
Theocharopoulos, 2000
Referred species
  • Karydomys boskosi (Theocharopoulos, 2000)
  • Karydomys debruijni (Maridet et al. 2011)
  • Karydomys dzerzhinskii (Kordikova & de Bruijn, 2001)
  • Karydomys symeonidisi (Theocharopoulos, 2000)
  • Karydomys wigharti (Mörs & Kalthoff, 2004)

Karydomys is an extinct genus of Eurasian hamster-like rodents in the subfamily Democricetodontinae from the Langhian stage in the middle Miocene epoch.

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