Notolagus Wilson 1937 (rabbit)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Synonym: Dicea Hibbard 1939

Full reference: R. W. Wilson. 1937. A new genus of lagomorph from the Pliocene of Mexico. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 36(3):98-104

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

See also Hibbard and Riggs 1949, Kurten and Anderson 1980, McKenna and Bell 1997, White 1991 and Wilson 1937

Sister taxa: Archaeolagus, Hypolagus, Panolax

Subtaxa: Notolagus lepusculus Notolagus velox

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Type: Notolagus velox

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: Arizona collection)

• Blancan of Mexico (1), United States (8: Arizona, Kansas, New Mexico, Texas)

• Pliocene of Mexico (2)

• Hemphillian of Mexico (5)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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