Miopetaurista webbi Robertson 1976 (squirrel)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Sciuridae

Alternative combination: Cryptopterus webbi

Full reference: J. S. Robertson. 1976. Latest Pliocene mammals from Haile XV A, Alachua County, Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum 20(3):1-186

Belongs to Miopetaurista according to S. D. Webb et al. 2008

See also Kurten and Anderson 1980 and Robertson 1976

Sister taxa: Miopetaurista crusafonti, Miopetaurista dehmi, Miopetaurista diescalidus, Miopetaurista gaillardi, Miopetaurista gibberosa, Miopetaurista lappi, Miopetaurista neogrivensis, Miopetaurista thaleri, Miopetaurista tobieni

Type specimen: Its type locality is Haile XVA, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in Florida

Ecology: scansorial granivore-frugivore

Distribution:

• Blancan of United States (1: Florida collection)

• Pliocene of United States (1: Florida)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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