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Onychomys jinglebobensis Hibbard 1955 (grasshopper mouse)

Mammalia - Glires - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 49349

Full reference: C. W. Hibbard. 1955. The Jinglebob Interglacial (Sangamon?) Fauna from Kansas and its Climatic Significance. 12(10):179-228

Belongs to Onychomys according to C. W. Hibbard 1955

Sister taxa: Onychomys bensoni, Onychomys gidleyi, Onychomys hollisteri, Onychomys larrabeei, Onychomys leucogaster, Onychomys martini, Onychomys pedroensis, Onychomys torridus

Type specimen: UMMP 29254, a mandible (a right jaw with incisor and m1-m2). Its type locality is Jinglebob, which is in a Pleistocene terrestrial horizon in the Kingsdown Formation of Kansas.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore