Leidymys cerasus Korth 1992 (mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Full reference: W. W. Korth. 1992. Fossil small mammals from the Harrison Formation (late Arikareean: earliest Miocene), Cherry County, Nebraska. Annals of Carnegie Museum 61(2):69-132

Belongs to Leidymys according to W. W. Korth 1992

Sister taxa: Leidymys alicae, Leidymys azybaevi, Leidymys blacki, Leidymys juxtaparvulus, Leidymys korthi, Leidymys lockingtonianus, Leidymys nematodon

Type specimen: Its type locality is Olson Ranch, which is in a Harrisonian terrestrial horizon in the Harrison Formation of Nebraska

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Harrisonian of United States (2: Nebraska collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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