Alternative combination: Pelycodus trigonodus
Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1915. A revision of the Lower Eocene Wasatch and Wind River faunas. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 34
Sister taxa: Cantius abditus, Cantius actius, Cantius angulatus, Cantius eppsi, Cantius frugivorus, Cantius mckennai, Cantius nunienus, Cantius ralstoni, Cantius savagei, Cantius simonsi, Cantius torresi
Type specimen: AMNH 15017, a partial skull (associated upper and lower jaws). Its type locality is American Museum Dry Camp 1, which is in a Wasatchian terrestrial horizon in the Willwod Formation of Wyoming.
Ecology: arboreal omnivore
• Eocene of United States (26: Wyoming collections)
Total: 26 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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