Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae
Full reference: L. L. Jacobs and E. H. Lindsay. 1981. Prosigmodon oroscoi, a New Sigmodont Rodent from the Late Tertiary of Mexico. Journal of Paleontology 55(2):425-430
Parent taxon: Sigmodontini according to G. D'Elía 2003
See also Carranza-Castañeda and Walton 1992, Jacobs and Lindsay 1981 and McKenna and Bell 1997
Sister taxon: Sigmodon
Subtaxa: Prosigmodon chihuahuensis Prosigmodon ferrusquiai Prosigmodon holocuspis Prosigmodon oroscoi
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore
• Blancan of Mexico (3 collections), United States (3: Arizona, New Mexico)
• Hemphillian of Mexico (3), United States (1: Texas)
Total: 10 collections including 11 occurrences
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