Eligmodontia bolsonensis


Tipo: CML 7370 (número original OMNH 34739, Hembra adulta, colectada por J. K. Braun el 8 Octubre 1999, piel, cráneo y esqueleto.

Procedencia: ARGENTINA: Catamarca Province: Pomán: Establecimiento Río Blanco, 28 km S, 13.3
km W Andalgalá 27°51’01”S, 66°18’17”W.

Cita Original: MICHAEL A. MARES, JANET K. BRAUN, BRANDI S. COYNER and
RONALD A. VAN DEN BUSSCHE. 2008. Phylogenetic and biogeographic relationships of gerbil mice Eligmodontia
(Rodentia, Cricetidae) in South America, with a description of a new species, Zootaxa 1753:1–33.

 

Eligmodontia bolsonensis, new species (holotype, OMNH 34739); views from top to bottom: dorsal, ventral,
and lateral views of skull, lateral view of mandible, occlusal view of upper molar toothrow (left), and occlusal view
of lower molar toothrow (right). Greatest length of skull is 24.05 mm, length of maxillary toothrow is 3.68 mm, and
length of mandibular toothrow is 3.67 mm.