Calomys (Bensonomys) eliasi Hibbard 1937 (mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative combinations: Bensonomys eliasi, Calomys eliasi, Peromyscus eliasi

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

See also Hibbard 1950, Kurten and Anderson 1980 and Martin et al. 2002

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rexroad KU Locality 2, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in the Rexroad Formation of Kansas

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Blancan of United States (3: Kansas collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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