Entoptychus sheppardi Nichols 1976 (pocket gopher)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Geomyidae

Full reference: R. Nichols. 1976. Early Miocene mammals from the Lemhi Valley of Idaho. Tebiwa 18(2):9-47

Belongs to Entoptychus according to R. Nichols 1976

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

Ecology: fossorial browser

Distribution: found only at Peterson Creek (Upper MV 7303) ( of Idaho)

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