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Perognathus ancenensis Sutton and Korth 1995 (pocket mouse)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 50186

Full reference: J. F. Sutton and W. W. Korth. 1995. Annals of Carnegie Museum 64(4)

Belongs to Perognathus according to J. F. Sutton and W. W. Korth 1995

Sister taxa: Perognathus brevidens, Perognathus carpenteri, Perognathus coquorum, Perognathus dunklei, Perognathus flavescens, Perognathus flavus, Perognathus furlongi, Perognathus gidleyi, Perognathus henryredfieldi, Perognathus huastecensis, Perognathus inornatus, Perognathus longimembris, Perognathus maldei, Perognathus mclaughlini, Perognathus merriami, Perognathus minutus, Perognathus parvus, Perognathus pearlettensis, Perognathus rexroadensis, Perognathus saskatchewanensis, Perognathus stevei, Perognathus strigipredus, Perognathus trojectioansrum

Type specimen: Its type locality is Anceney, which is in a Barstovian channel sandstone in the Madison Valley Formation of Montana

Ecology: ground dwelling granivore-browser

Average measurements (in mm): P4 0.950 x 1.010, M1 0.910 x 1.150, M2 0.830 x 1.075, p4 1.07 x 0.95, m1 1.04 x 1.12