N is for Notoparamys – #AtoZChallenge – 2017 – Uintan Mammals

N is for Notoparamys

Notoparamys was a marmot-sized rodent that lived in the earliest Uintan. It is a member of the rodent group Ischyromyidae, which included some arboreal (climbing) rodents.

 

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