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Synaptomys cooperi relictus Jones, 1958

Southern bog lemming, Relict bog lemming, Nebraska bog lemming

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Now considered invalid.

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1968

 

Distribution

Dundy County, Nebraska (southwestern)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Jones, J. Knox. (1958). A New Bog Lemming (Genus Synaptomys) From Nebraska. University of Kansas Publications 9(13): 385-388.

 

Other references:

Wilson, Gregory M. and Choate, Jerry R. (1997). Taxonomic Status and Biogeography of the Southern Bog Lemming, Synaptomys cooperi, on the Central Great Plains. Journal of Mammalogy 78(2): 444-458. [Abstract]

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/7102/synaptomys-cooperi-relictus-nebraska-lemming

 

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