Platacanthomyidae is a small family of rodents. It contains just three species in two genera: Platacanthomys, the spiny dormouse, and Typhlomys, the pygmy dormice.
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Tanya Dewey, Animal Diversity Web, University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
Allison Poor, University of Michigan
Poor, A. 2005. "Platacanthomyidae" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Platacanthomyidae.html
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