Pappogeomys Merriam 1895 (pocket gopher)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Geomyidae

Parent taxon: Geomyidae according to W. W. Korth 1994

See also Alroy 2002 and Schultz and Howard 1935

Sister taxa: Cratogeomys, Entoptychinae, Geomyinae, Geomys, Microdipodops, Mojavemys, Nerterogeomys, Orthogeomys, Phelosaccomys, Pleurolicus, Pliogeomys, Pliosaccomys, Progeomys, Reynoldsomys, Tenudomys, Thomomys, Zygogeomys

Subtaxa: Pappogeomys alcorni Pappogeomys bulleri

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Ecology: fossorial browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: New Mexico collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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