Notogaulus major Korth 2013 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Mylagaulidae

Full reference: W. W. Korth. 2013. Mylagaulid Rodents (Mammalia: Rodentia: Mylagaulidae) from the Middle Miocene (Barstovian) of New Mexico. Annals of Carnegie Museum 81(4):233-245

Belongs to Notogaulus according to W. W. Korth 2013

Sister taxon: Notogaulus minor

Type specimen: F:AM 65888, a skull (nearly complete skull (lacking only the left zygomatic arch and anterior por- tion of the nasals) with complete dentition). Its type locality is East Cuyamungue, which is in a Miocene terrestrial horizon in New Mexico.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (3: New Mexico collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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