Paleontologists Discover 10 New Fossil Species of Rodents in Oregon

Paleontologists Dr William Korth of Rochester Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Dr Joshua Samuels of John Day Fossil Beds National Monument have described four new genera and ten new species of prehistoric rodents that lived in what is now Oregon during the Oligocene epoch, between 30 and 22 million years ago. The newly-discovered genera include: [...] —> Read More