Hypolagus Dice 1917 (rabbit)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Full reference: L. R. Dice. 1917. Systematic position of several Tertiary lagomorphs. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geology 10(12):179-183

Parent taxon: Archaeolaginae according to M. R. Dawson 1958

See also Dice 1917, Korth and De Blieux 2010, Kurten and Anderson 1980 and McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Archaeolagus, Notolagus, Panolax

Subtaxa: Archaeolagus sonoranus Hypolagus arizonensis Hypolagus edensis Hypolagus fontinalis Hypolagus furlongi Hypolagus gidleyi Hypolagus oregonensis Hypolagus parviplicatus Hypolagus regalis Hypolagus ringoldensis Hypolagus tedfordi Hypolagus vetus Hypolagus voorhiesi

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: Saskatchewan collection), China (1), Croatia (1), the Czech Republic (1), France (1), Georgia (1), Hungary (5), Israel (2), Italy (5), Poland (1), Romania (9), Turkey (1), United States (4: California, Colorado)

• Blancan of Greenland (1), Mexico (2), United States (68: Arizona, California, Idaho, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Washington)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1), Italy (1)

• Pliocene of Austria (2), Canada (1: Northwest Territories), China (7), Hungary (6), Italy (1), Kazakhstan (1), Poland (2), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (1), Slovakia (3), Spain (1), United States (1: Florida)

• Hemphillian of Canada (1: Alberta), Mexico (1), United States (36: Arizona, California, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah)

• Miocene of Canada (10: Saskatchewan), the Russian Federation (1), United States (61: California, Florida, Louisiana, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 245 collections including 278 occurrences

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