Alveojunctus Bown 1982 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Picromomyidae

Full reference: T. M. Bown. 1982. Geology, Paleontology, and Correlation of Eocene Volcaniclastic Rocks, Southeast Absaroka Range, Hot Springs County, Wyoming. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 1201-A:A1-A75

Parent taxon: Picromomyidae according to M. T. Silcox et al. 2002

See also Bown 1982, Gunnell 1989, Hooker et al. 1999, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Rose and Bown 1996

Sister taxon: Picromomys

Subtaxa: Alveojunctus bowni Alveojunctus minutus

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Type: Alveojunctus minutus

Ecology: arboreal insectivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (3: California, Wyoming collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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