Steneofiber Geoffroy 1833 (beaver)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Castoridae

Parent taxon: Castorinae according to N. Rybczynski 2007

See also Alroy 2002, Cope 1881, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Sach and Heizmann 2001

Sister taxa: Castor, Hystricops, Propalaeocastor, Sinocastor

Subtaxa: Steneofiber barbouri Steneofiber complexus Steneofiber depereti Steneofiber fossor Steneofiber gradatus Steneofiber hesperus Steneofiber schokensis

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Ecology: amphibious browser

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Kazakhstan (1 collection), Poland (1), Ukraine (1)

• Miocene of France (23), Germany (7), Poland (1), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Spain (1), Switzerland (5), Turkey (1), United States (2: Texas)

• Harrisonian of United States (6: Montana, Nebraska, Wyoming)

• Arikareean of United States (10: Montana, Nevada, Oregon, South Dakota, Wyoming)

• Oligocene of Belgium (2), China (1), France (1), Germany (2), Japan (1), Kazakhstan (6), Spain (1), Switzerland (1), Turkey (1), United States (19: South Dakota)

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 96 collections including 108 occurrences

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