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Perognathus pearlettensis Hibbard 1941 (pocket mouse)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 50219

Full reference: C. W. Hibbard. 1941. State Geological Survey of Kansas Bulletin 38

Belongs to Perognathus according to C. W. Hibbard 1941

Sister taxa: Perognathus ancenensis, 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 rexroadensis, Perognathus saskatchewanensis, Perognathus stevei, Perognathus strigipredus, Perognathus trojectioansrum

Type specimen: Its type locality is Borchers, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in the Crooked Creek Formation of Kansas

Ecology: ground dwelling granivore-browser

Average measurements (in mm): m1 0.911 x 0.958