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Urocitellus kimballensis Kent, 1967

Kimball ground squirrel

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Citellus kimballensis Kent, 1967

 

May be an invalid species.

 

Conservation Status

Extinct or invalid (synonym)

 

Distribution

Nebraska, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Kent, Douglas C. (1967). Citellus kimballensis, a new Late Pliocene ground squirrel. Bulletin of the University of Nebraska State Museum 6(2): 17-26, Figs. 1-3.

 

Other references:

Adair, M. J. (ed.). (1989). Archaeological investigations at the North Cove Site, Harlan County Lake, Harlan County, Nebraska. Kaw Valley Engineering and Development, Inc., Junction City, KS, vi + 1-106.

Adair, M. J., and Brown, K. L. (eds.). (1987). Prehistoric and historic cultural resources of selected sites at Harlan County Lake, Harlan County, Nebraska: test excavations and determination of significance for 28 sites. Kaw Valley Engineering and Development, Inc., Junction City, KS, xiii + 594 pp.

Genoways, Hugh G. (2021). Holocene Records of Nebraska Mammals. Zea Books. 89 pp.

 

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