Erethizon kleini Frazier 1981 (North American porcupine)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Erethizontidae

Full reference: M. K. Frazier. 1981. A revision of the fossil Erethizontidae of North America. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 27(1)

Belongs to Erethizon according to R. C. Hulbert 1997

See also Frazier 1981

Sister taxa: Erethizon bathygnathum, Erethizon cascoensis, Erethizon dorsatum, Erethizon poyeri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Inglis IA, which is in a Calabrian terrestrial horizon in Florida

Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (2: Florida collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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