Neotoma cinerea Ord 1815 (bushy-tailed woodrat)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative combination: Mus cinereus

Synonym: Teonoma spelaea Sinclair 1905

Belongs to Neotoma according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

See also Schultz and Howard 1935

Sister taxa: Neotoma (Paraneotoma), Neotoma albigula, Neotoma amplidonta, Neotoma findleyi, Neotoma floridana, Neotoma fossilis, Neotoma fuscipes, Neotoma lepida, Neotoma leucodon, Neotoma leucopetrica, Neotoma mexicana, Neotoma micropus, Neotoma minutus, Neotoma ozarkensis, Neotoma prefuscipes, Neotoma prelepida, Neotoma pygmaea, Neotoma quadriplicata, Neotoma spelaea, Neotoma stephensi, Neotoma taylori, Neotoma vaughani

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: Alberta collection), Mexico (1), United States (11: Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Utah)

• Blancan of United States (1: Arizona)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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