FHSM VP 3146
Cynomys (Rafinesque, 1817)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Cynomys
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Mammalia
Author
Rafinesque
Order
Rodentia
Year
1817
Family
Sciuridae
Collected by
Zakrzewski, R.J. et al.
Date Collected
1972-04-23
Identified By
Zakrzewski, R.J.
Date Identified
1977-12-23
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
left dentary with P4-M2,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Nebraska
County
Buffalo
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Sanborn
Member
Citellus
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Quaternary
Latest Period
Quaternary
Earliest Epoch
Pleistocene
Latest Epoch
Pleistocene
Earliest Age
Middle
Latest Age
Upper
Lowest Zone
Rancholabrean
Highest Zone
Rancholabrean

Publications (1 of 1)

Goodwin, H.T., . 1995b. Systematic revision of fossil prairie dogs with descriptions of two new species . University of Kansas Natural History Museum Miscellaneous Publication, 86:1-38