Neotoma quadriplicata Hibbard 1941 (pack rat)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative combinations: Neotoma (Paraneotoma) quadriplicata, Parahodomys quadriplicatus

Full reference: C. W. Hibbard. 1941. New Mammals from the Rexroad Fauna, Upper Pliocene of Kansas. American Midland Naturalist 26(2):337-368

Belongs to Neotoma according to Y. Tomida 1987

See also Dalquest 1983, Hibbard 1941, Hibbard 1967 and Kurten and Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Neotoma (Paraneotoma), Neotoma albigula, Neotoma amplidonta, Neotoma cinerea, 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 spelaea, Neotoma stephensi, Neotoma taylori, Neotoma vaughani

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rexroad KU Locality 3, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in the Rexroad Formation of Kansas

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Blancan of United States (16: Arizona, California, Idaho, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Texas, Washington collections)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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