Gripholagomys lavocati Green 1972 (pika)

Mammalia - Lagomorpha - Ochotonidae

Full reference: M. Green. 1972. Lagomorpha from the Rosebud Formation, South Dakota. Journal of Paleontology 46(3):377-385

Belongs to Gripholagomys according to M. Green 1972

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SDSM No. 62294, a maxilla (fragmentary left maxilla with P3-M1). Its type locality is Black Bear Quarry II, which is in a Hemingfordian coarse channel fill conglomerate in the Rosebud Formation of South Dakota.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Miocene of United States (3: Nebraska, South Dakota collections)

• Harrisonian of United States (5: Nebraska)

• Oligocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan), United States (2: Nebraska, South Dakota)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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