Flint Hill South Unit 6 (Miocene of the United States)

Also known as SDSM V-671, in part

Where: Bennett County, South Dakota (43.2° N, 101.8° W: paleocoordinates 43.9° N, 97.9° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Batesland Formation, Hemingfordian (20.4 - 16.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the SDSM

Primary reference: J. E. Martin. 1976. Small mammals from the Miocene Batesland Formation of South Dakota. Contributions to Geology, University of Wyoming 14(2):69-98 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen]more details

PaleoDB collection 17914: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993

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Taxonomic list

 Rodentia - Cricetidae
Leidymys sp. Wood 1936 mouse
 Rodentia - Sciuridae
cf. Miospermophilus sp. Black 1963 squirrel
 Rodentia -
Geomyoidea indet. Bonaparte 1845 rodent
 Rodentia - Eomyidae
Pseudotheridomys sp. Schlosser 1926 rodent
 Rodentia - Geomyidae
cf. Gregorymys sp. Wood 1936 pocket gopher
 Rodentia - Florentiamyidae
cf. Sanctimus sp. Macdonald 1970 rodent
 Rodentia - Heteromyidae
Schizodontomys harkseni Macdonald 1970 rodent
 Rodentia - Zapodidae
"Plesiosminthus cf. clivosus" = Schaubeumys clivosus, Schaubeumys galbreathi
"Plesiosminthus cf. clivosus" = Schaubeumys clivosus Galbreath 1953 jumping mouse
Schaubeumys galbreathi Wilson 1960 jumping mouse
 Lagomorpha - Leporidae
 Lagomorpha - Ochotonidae
Ochotonidae indet. Thomas 1897 pika
 Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae
Parvericius cf. montanus Koerner 1940 hedgehog
 Lipotyphla - Talpidae
Mystipterus cf. martini Wilson 1960 mole
 Tribosphenida - Soricidae
"Antesorex sp." = Limnoecus
"Antesorex sp." = Limnoecus Stirton 1930 shrew
 Tribosphenida - Proscalopidae
Mesoscalops sp. Reed 1960 placental