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A pangolin from the French Quercy phosphorites
Abstract book of the 18th Conference of the EAVP
FOSSIL SELACHIANS FROM THE BANDAH FORMATION
New elephant cranium from early Pliocene Ileret, Kenya
A new stem hystricognathous rodent from the Eocene of Tunisia
A new Ardynomys (Rodentia,Cylindrodontidae) from the Eocene of the eastern Gobi Desert, Mongolia.Ardynomys; Eocene; Mongolia; Rodentia; systematics
Cite this article: Dashzeveg D., 1996. A new Ardynomys (Rodentia,Cylindrodontidae) from the Eocene of the eastern Gobi Desert, Mongolia. Palaeovertebrata 25 (2-4): 339-348.
A partial skull of Ardynomys russelli sp. nov. (Rodentia, Cylindrodontidae) is described. This was collected in the late Eocene of Alag Tsab locality in the eastem Gobi Desert, Mongolia. Ardynomys russelli sp. nov. is characterized by small size, brachyodont molars, and retention of P3. It represents the earliest record of the genus Ardynomys MATTHEW & GRANGER, 1925, in Asia.
Published in Vol. 25, Fasc. 2-4 (1996)