Thisbemys uintensis Osborn 1895 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Ischyromyidae

Alternative combination: Paramys uintensis

Full reference: H. F. Osborn. 1895. Fossil mammals of the Uinta Basin. Expedition of 1894. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 7(2):71-105

Belongs to Thisbemys according to A. E. Wood 1962

See also Hay 1902 and Osborn 1895

Sister taxa: Thisbemys brevicrista, Thisbemys corrugatus, Thisbemys elachistos, Thisbemys medius, Thisbemys perditus

Type specimen: AMNH 1901, a set of teeth. Its type locality is Wagonhound Canyon (Uinta B2), which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Uinta Formation of Utah.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Wagonhound Canyon (Uinta B2)

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