Griphomys alecer Wilson 1940 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia

Full reference: R. W. Wilson. 1940. Two new Eocene rodents from California. Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication 514(6):85-95

Belongs to Griphomys according to R. W. Wilson 1940

Sister taxon: Griphomys toltecus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Brea Canyon (Bed CS2), which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Sespe Formation of California

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Eocene of United States (16: California collections)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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