Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • United States
  • Palaeocastor barbouri (burrowing beaver)
  • Where object was made: North of Van Tassel, Niobrara County, Wyoming, United States
  • articulated limbs, skeletal elements, skull in matrix
  • Loan from the Vertebrate Paleontology Division, Biodiversity Institute, The University of Kansas
  • Not on display
  • EL2017.151.a-e
  • Loan: Not in the Spencer's collection
Description

complete skull, mandible, 2 articulated forelimbs, postcranial material (in matrix). Found in the coil of a burrow.