Dipodomys ordii Woodhouse 1853 (Ord's kangaroo rat)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

Belongs to Dipodomys according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

See also Alroy 2002

Sister taxa: Dipodomys agilis, Dipodomys compactus, Dipodomys deserti, Dipodomys gidleyi, Dipodomys hibbardi, Dipodomys ingens, Dipodomys merriami, Dipodomys microps, Dipodomys minor, Dipodomys nitratoides, Dipodomys pattersoni, Dipodomys spectabilis

Subtaxa: Dipodomys ordii montanus

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Ecology: saltatorial granivore


• Quaternary of United States (9: California, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Texas collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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