Neotoma lepida Thomas 1893 (desert woodrat)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

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

See also Alroy 2002 and Schultz and Howard 1935

Sister taxa: Neotoma (Paraneotoma), Neotoma albigula, Neotoma amplidonta, Neotoma cinerea, Neotoma findleyi, Neotoma floridana, Neotoma fossilis, Neotoma fuscipes, 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 Mexico (1 collection), United States (3: California, New Mexico, Utah)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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