FHSM VP-13900
Bassariscus ogallalae (Hibbard, C.W., 1933)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Bassariscus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
ogallalae
Class
Mammalia
Author
Hibbard, C.W.
Order
Carnivora
Year
1933
Family
Mustelidae
Collected by
Bever, G.S.
Date Collected
1999-05-29
Identified By
Barer, G.S.
Date Identified
2000-07-28
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
left dentary L with c, p2, p4-m1,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Ellis
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Ogallala
Member
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna
Hamburg

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Neogene
Latest Period
Neogene
Earliest Epoch
Miocene
Latest Epoch
Miocene
Earliest Age
Latest Age
Lowest Zone
Clarendonian
Highest Zone
Clarendonian

Publications (1 of 1)

Bever, G.S., . 2003. New record of Bassariscus ogallalae (Carnivora: Procyonidae) from the Ogalla Group (Miocene) of Ellis County, Kansas, with comments on variation within Bassariscus. The Southewestern Naturalist, 48:249-256