Sanctimus stuartae Macdonald 1970 (rodent)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Florentiamyidae

Full reference: J. R. Macdonald. 1970. Review of the Miocene Wounded Knee faunas of southwestern South Dakota. Bulletin of the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History, Science 8:165-82

Belongs to Sanctimus according to W. W. Korth and C. Branciforte 2007

See also Macdonald 1970

Sister taxa: Sanctimus falkenbachi, Sanctimus simonisi, Sanctimus stouti

Type specimen: Its type locality is Sharps (SDSM V-5354), which is in a Geringian terrestrial horizon in the Sharps Formation of South Dakota

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Harrisonian of United States (2: Nebraska collections)

• Arikareean of United States (7: Nebraska, Wyoming)

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

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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