Calomys (Bensonomys) gidleyi Baskin 1978

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative combination: Bensonomys gidleyi

Full reference: J. A. Baskin. 1978. Bensonomys, Calomys, and the origin of the phyllotine group of Neotropical cricetines (Rodentia: Cricetidae). Journal of Mammalogy 59(1):125-135

Belongs to Calomys (Bensonomys) according to J. A. Baskin 1978

See also Martin et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Bensonomys coffeyi, Bensonomys hershkovitzi, Bensonomys lindsayi, Calomys (Bensonomys) arizonae, Calomys (Bensonomys) baskini, Calomys (Bensonomys) elachys, Calomys (Bensonomys) eliasi, Calomys (Bensonomys) meadensis, Calomys (Bensonomys) stirtoni, Calomys (Bensonomys) winklerorum, Calomys (Bensonomys) yazhi, Oryzomys pliocaenicus

Type specimen: WC no. 212, a tooth (m1). Its type locality is White Cone, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in the Bidahochi Formation of Arizona.


• Blancan of United States (2: California collections)

• Hemphillian of United States (2: Arizona, California)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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