FHSM VP 14081
Microtus pliocaenicus (Hibbard, C.W., 1944)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Microtus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
pliocaenicus
Class
Mammalia
Author
Hibbard, C.W.
Order
Rodentia
Year
1944
Family
Cricetidae
Collected by
Martin, R.A. et al.
Date Collected
1997-07-30
Identified By
Hurt, R.T.
Date Identified
1999-06-21
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
tooth (M2),

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Meade
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Meade
Formation
Crooked Creek
Member
Missler
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna
Borchers

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Neogene
Latest Period
Neogene
Earliest Epoch
Pliocene
Latest Epoch
Pliocene
Earliest Age
Latest Age
Lowest Zone
Blancan
Highest Zone
Blancan

Publications (1 of 1)

Martin, R.A., 2003. Late Pliocene and early Pleistocene rodents from the northern Borchers Badlands (Meade County, Kansas), with comments on the Blancan-Irvingtonian boundary in the Meade Basin. Journal of Paleontology, 77:985-1001