Pronotolagus White 1991 (rabbit)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Leporidae

Full reference: J. A. White. 1991. North American Leporinae (Mammalia: Lagomorpha) from late Miocene (Clarendonian) to latest Pliocene (Blancan). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 11(1):67-89

Parent taxon: Leporidae according to J. A. White 1991

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Archaeolaginae, Aztlanolagus, Caviina, Chadrolagus, Dasyporcina, Desmatolaginae, Desmatolagus, Dituberolagus, Gobiolagus, Hydrocharina, Hypsimylus, Lagomina, Lagotherium, Lepoides, Leporina, Leporinae, Lushilagus, Mytonolaginae, Nekrolagus, Nuralagus, Ordolagus, Palaeolaginae, Paranotolagus, Pewelagus, Pliopentalagus, Sardolagus, Shamolagus, Tachylagus, Trischizolagus, Veterilepus, Zaissanolagus

Subtaxa: Pronotolagus albus Pronotolagus apachensis Pronotolagus nevadensis Pronotolagus whitei

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Hemphillian of United States (3: Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon collections)

• Miocene of United States (10: California, Florida, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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