Entoptychus leptophrys Cope 1881 (pocket gopher)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Geomyidae

Alternative combination: Pleurolicus leptophrys

Belongs to Entoptychus according to W. W. Korth 1996

See also Gawne 1975, Hay 1902 and Rensberger 1973

Sister taxa: Entoptychus basilaris, Entoptychus cavifrons, Entoptychus crassiramis, Entoptychus fieldsi, Entoptychus germannorum, Entoptychus grandiplanus, Entoptychus individens, Entoptychus lambdoideus, Entoptychus minor, Entoptychus montanensis, Entoptychus planifrons, Entoptychus productidens, Entoptychus rostratus, Entoptychus sheppardi, Entoptychus sperryi, Entoptychus transitorius, Entoptychus wheelerensis, Palustrimus lewisi

Ecology: fossorial browser

Distribution:

• Harrisonian of United States (2: South Dakota collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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