Entoptychus sperryi Sinclair 1905 (pocket gopher)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Geomyidae

Full reference: W. J. Sinclair. 1905. New or Imperfectly Known Rodent and Ungulates from the John Day Series. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geology 4(6):125-143

Belongs to Entoptychus according to W. J. Sinclair 1905

See also Rensberger 1971

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 sheppardi, Entoptychus transitorius, Entoptychus wheelerensis, Palustrimus lewisi

Type specimen: UCMP 649, a skull (Cranium and mandible)

Ecology: fossorial browser

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Entoptychus sperryi in the database

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