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Yatkolamys edwardsi

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Yatkolamys edwardsi was named by Martin and Corner (1980). Its type locality is Cottonwood Creek (UNSM Dw-118), which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial sandstone in the Runningwater Formation of Nebraska.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Yatkolamys edwardsi Martin and Corner

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
subclassSynapsida
suborderEupelycosauria
RankNameAuthor
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
familyCricetidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
genusYatkolamys
speciesedwardsi

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: herbivoreo
Created: 2005-08-26 14:04:46
Modified: 2005-08-26 16:04:46
Source: o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1999, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: Hemingfordian or 20.43000 to 15.97000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Hemingfordian20.43 - 15.97Canada (Saskatchewan) Yatkolamys edwardsi (18003)
Hemingfordian20.43 - 15.97USA (Nebraska) Yatkolamys edwardsi (type locality: 17892 26019)