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Cynomys gunnisoni Baird 1855 (Gunnison's prairie dog)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 45494

Alternative combination: Spermophilus gunnisoni

Belongs to Cynomys according to H. T. Goodwin 1995

Sister taxa: Cynomys hibbardi, Cynomys leucurus, Cynomys ludovicianus, Cynomys mexicanus, Cynomys niobrarius, Cynomys parvidens, Cynomys sappaensis, Cynomys spenceri, Cynomys vetus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 2.75 x 4.33