Pliophenacomys primaevus Hibbard 1937 (mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative combination: Phenacomys primaevus

Belongs to Pliophenacomys according to R. J. Zakrzewski 1984

See also Kurten and Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Pliophenacomys dixonensis, Pliophenacomys finneyi, Pliophenacomys koenigswaldi, Pliophenacomys meadensis, Pliophenacomys osborni, Pliophenacomys wilsoni

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rexroad KU Locality 2, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in the Rexroad Formation of Kansas

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Blancan of United States (5: Arizona, Kansas, Nebraska, Wyoming collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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