Domnina Cope 1873 (placental)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Heterosoricidae

Synonyms: Miothen Cope 1873, Protosorex Scott 1894

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1873. Third Notice Of Extinct Vertebrata From The Tertiary of the Plains. Paleontological Bulletin 16:1-8

Parent taxon: Heterosoricinae according to A. V. Lopatin 2002

See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Crochet 1974, Galbreath 1953, Hay 1902, Hutchison 1966, Johnson 1966, Patterson and McGrew 1937, Repenning 1967, Scott 1941 and Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Atasorex, Dinosorex, Gobisorex, Heterosorex, Ingentisorex, Lusorex, Paradomnina, Quercysorex, Sorex kinkelini

Subtaxa: Domnina crassigenis Domnina dakotensis Domnina gradata Domnina greeni Domnina sagittariensis Domnina thompsoni

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Type: Domnina gradata

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Canada (1: Northwest Territories collection), United States (1: California)

• Harrisonian of United States (1: Nebraska)

• Arikareean of United States (6: Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota)

• Oligocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan), United States (20: Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming)

• Eocene of Canada (4: Saskatchewan), United States (20: Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 54 collections including 58 occurrences

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