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Castoroides ohioensis

Mammalia - Rodentia - Castoridae

Taxonomy
Castoroides ohioensis was named by Foster (1838) [genotype].

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1838Castoroides ohioensis Foster
1860Castoroides ohioensis Leidy p. 114
1912Castoroides kansensis Martin
1931Castoroides nebrascensis Barbour
1956Burosor efforsorius Starrett
1967Castoroides ohioensis Wilson p. 208
1980Castoroides ohioensis Kurten and Anderson p. 236

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
superfamilyCastoroideaGray 1821
familyCastoridae
subfamilyCastoroidinaeAllen 1877
tribeCastoroidiniAllen 1877
genusCastoroidesFoster 1838
speciesohioensisFoster 1838

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: amphibiousf
Diet: browserf
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-26 13:05:29
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Irvingtonian to the top of the Rancholabrean or 1.80000 to 0.01200 Ma

Collections (36 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117USA (Georgia) Castoroides ohioensis (77596) Castoroides ohioticus (96899)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117USA (South Carolina) Castoroides ohioensis (65405)
Pleistocene2.588 - 0.0117USA (Michigan) Castoroides ohioensis (63408)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Iowa) Castoroides ohioensis (20556)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Florida) Castoroides ohioensis (20520)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Oklahoma) Castoroides ohioensis (20309)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3Canada (Yukon) Castoroides ohioensis (20433 20434 20435)
Irvingtonian1.8 - 0.3USA (Kansas) Castoroides ohioensis (20137 20142 20293 20390 20516)
Rancholabrean0.3 - 0.012USA (Florida) Castoroides ohioensis (20440)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (interglacial)0.126 - 0.0117Canada (Ontario) Castoroides ohioensis (20587)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Pennsylvania) Castoroides ohioensis (104797)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (late glacial)0.126 - 0.0117USA (Ohio) Castoroides ohioensis (93334)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (interglacial)0.126 - 0.0117USA (Florida) Castoroides ohioensis (20581 20629 20647 20653)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Virginia) Castoroides ohioensis (73486 82258)
Late/Upper Pleistocene (interglacial)0.126 - 0.0117Canada (Yukon) Castoroides ohioensis (20626 20627)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Michigan) Castoroides ohioensis (63226 63227 63576 63612 63647 200626)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Illinois) Castoroides ohioensis (93486)
Late/Upper Pleistocene0.126 - 0.0117USA (Florida) Castoroides ohioensis (74292 154804)