FHSM VP 15847
Heliscomys vetus (Cope, E.D., 1873)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Heliscomys
Phylum
Chordata
Species
vetus
Class
Mammalia
Author
Cope, E.D.
Order
Rodentia
Year
1873
Family
Heliscomyidae
Collected by
Lund, J.J.
Date Collected
Summer 1990
Identified By
Rebar Jr.; J.J.
Date Identified
2005-05-20
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
partial skeleton with skull, top of 6a Ash

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Wyoming
County
Converse
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
White River
Member
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna
Snake Butte

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Paleogene
Latest Period
Paleogene
Earliest Epoch
Oligocene
Latest Epoch
Oligocene
Earliest Age
Rupelian
Latest Age
Rupelian
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone