Alternative combination: Lepus primigenius
Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1907. A Lower Miocene fauna from South Dakota. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 23(9):169-219
Type specimen: Its type locality is AMNH Rosebud 27, which is in a Harrisonian terrestrial horizon in the Rosebud Formation of South Dakota
Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser
• Miocene of United States (1: South Dakota collection)
• Oligocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan)
Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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