Ondatra annectens Brown 1908 (muskrat)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative combination: Fiber annectens

Synonyms: Fiber oregonus Hollister 1911, Ondatra kansasensis Hibbard 1944

Belongs to Ondatra according to R. A. Martin 1996

See also Albright 1999, Elftman 1931, Kurten and Anderson 1980, Martin 1993, Miller 1976, Semken 1966 and Stephens 1960

Sister taxa: Ondatra idahoensis, Ondatra meadensis, Ondatra minor, Ondatra zibethicus

Ecology: amphibious herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (23: Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Kansas, Maryland, Nebraska, South Dakota, Texas, West Virginia collections)

Total: 23 collections including 24 occurrences

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