An Irvingtonian species of Brachylagus (Mammalia: Lagomorpha) from Porcupine Cave, Park County, Colorado

@article{Ramos1999AnIS,
  title={An Irvingtonian species of Brachylagus (Mammalia: Lagomorpha) from Porcupine Cave, Park County, Colorado},
  author={Colleen N. Ramos},
  journal={The Great Basin naturalist},
  year={1999},
  volume={59},
  pages={151-159}
}
Brachylagus is currently a monotypic genus of uncertain origins and known only from Holocene and late Rancholabrean. A new species of leporid is described from the early and middle Pleistocene (Irvingtonian) deposits of Porcupine Cave, Park County, Colorado. Stratified deposits of the Pit and the Velvet Room, 2 localities within Porcupine Cave, have been dated biochronologically and paleomagnetically fro the middle Irvingtonian and early to middle Irvingtonian, respectively. Brachylagus… Expand

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