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Cynomys leucurus Merriam 1890 (white-tailed prairie dog)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 45496

Belongs to Cynomys according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

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

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 2.81 x 4.43