Pelycomys brulanus Korth 1986 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ischyromyidae

Full reference: W. W. Korth. 1986. Aplodontid Rodents of the Genus Pelycomys Galbreath from the Orellan (Middle Oligocene) of Nebraska . Journal of Mammalogy 67(3)

Belongs to Pelycomys according to W. W. Korth 1986

Sister taxa: Pelycomys placidus, Pelycomys rugosus

Type specimen: Its type locality is UNSM Sx-4 (Orella B), which is in an Orellan terrestrial horizon in the Brule Formation of Nebraska

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (2: Nebraska collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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