Oklahomalagus Dalquest et al. 1996 (pika)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Ochotonidae

Full reference: W. W. Dalquest, J. A. Baskin, and G. E. Schultz. 1996. Fossil mammals from a late Miocene (Clarendonian) site in Beaver County, Oklahoma. Miscellaneous Publications of the Museum of Natural History, University of Kansas 5:107-137

Parent taxon: Ochotonidae according to W. W. Dalquest et al. 1996

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Amphilagus, Bellatona, Bohlinotona, Cuyamalagus, Gripholagomys, Hesperolagomys, Ochotoninae, Piezodus, Praotherium palatinum, Prolagus, Russellagus, Sinolagomyinae, Titanomys

Subtaxa: Oklahomalagus whisenhunti

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Type: Oklahomalagus whisenhunti

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Whisenhunt Quarry (Miocene of Oklahoma)

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