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Marmota flaviventris Audubon and Bachman 1841 (yellow-bellied marmot)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47897

Alternative combination: Arctomys flaviventer

Synonyms: Arctomys dacota Merriam 1889 (no. 44284), Marmota engelhardti Allen 1905 (no. 47896)

Belongs to Marmota according to B. A. Frase and R. S. Hoffmann 1980

Sister taxa: Marmota arizonae, Marmota broweri, Marmota caligata, Marmota korthi, Marmota marmota, Marmota minor, Marmota monax, Marmota nevadensis, Marmota olympus, Marmota vancouverensis, Lagomys sardus, Arctomys vetus, Arctomys primigenia

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 5.18 x 4.25