Meniscomys hippodus Cope 1878

Mammalia - Rodentia - Aplodontidae

Alternative combinations: Allomys hippodus, Protogaulus hippodus

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1878. On some of the characters of the Miocene fauna of Oregon. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 18(102):63-78

Belongs to Meniscomys according to J. M. Rensberger 1983

See also Hay 1902, McGrew 1941 and Stock 1935

Sister taxa: Meniscomys editus, Meniscomys uhtoffi

Distribution:

• Arikareean of United States (1: Nevada collection)

• Oligocene of United States (1: South Dakota)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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