FHSM VP 14421
Sigmodon medius (Gidley, J.W., 1922)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Sigmodon
Phylum
Chordata
Species
medius
Class
Mammalia
Author
Gidley, J.W.
Order
Rodentia
Year
1922
Family
Cricetidae
Collected by
Martin, R.A. et al.
Date Collected
1998-07-01
Identified By
Martin, R.A.
Date Identified
2001-03-30
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
tooth (LM1),

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

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

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., Honey, J.G., Pelaez-Camponmanes, P., Goodwin, H.T., Baskin, J.A., & Zakrzewski, R.J.. 2002. Blancan lagomorphs and rodents of the Deer Park assemblages, Meade County, Kansas. Journal of Paleontology, 76:1072-1091