Gripholagomys Green 1972 (pika)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Ochotonidae

Full reference: M. Green. 1972. Lagomorpha from the Rosebud Formation, South Dakota. Journal of Paleontology 46(3):377-385

Parent taxon: Ochotonidae according to M. Green 1972

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

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

Subtaxa: Gripholagomys lavocati

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Type: Gripholagomys lavocati

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (3: Nebraska, South Dakota collections)

• Harrisonian of United States (5: Nebraska)

• Arikareean of United States (8: California, Montana)

• Oligocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan), United States (4: Nebraska, South Dakota)

Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence

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