Ochotona spanglei Shotwell 1956 (pika)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Ochotonidae

Full reference: J. A. Shotwell. 1956. Hemphillian mammalian assemblage from northeastern Oregon. Geological Society America Bulletin 67

Belongs to Ochotona according to J. A. Shotwell 1956

Sister taxa: Ochotona collaris, Ochotona daurica, Ochotona princeps, Ochotona valerotae, Ochotona whartoni

Type specimen: Its type locality is McKay Reservoir, which is in a Hemphillian pond sandstone in the McKay Formation of Oregon

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Hemphillian of United States (3: Nebraska, Oregon collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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