Meniscomys uhtoffi Rensberger 1983 (mountain beaver)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Aplodontidae

Full reference: J. M. Rensberger. 1983. Successions of meniscomyine and allomyine rodents (Aplodontidae) in the Oligo-Miocene John Day Formation. Oregon. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 124:1-157

Belongs to Meniscomys according to J. M. Rensberger 1983

Sister taxa: Meniscomys editus, Meniscomys hippodus

Ecology: fossorial herbivore

Distribution: found only at John Day Units G, H, I, and J ( of Oregon)

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