Smilodectes mcgrewi Gingerich 1979 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Notharctidae

Full reference: P. D. Gingerich. 1979. Phylogeny of middle Eocene Adapidae (Mammalia, Primates) in North America: Smilodectes and Notharctus. Journal of Paleontology 53(1):153-163

Belongs to Smilodectes according to P. D. Gingerich 1979

Sister taxa: Smilodectes gracilis, Smilodectes sororis

Type specimen: UW 5021, a mandible (left mandible with P3-4 M1-3). Its type locality is Kistner Locality V-16, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: arboreal omnivore


• Eocene of United States (39: Colorado, Wyoming collections)

Total: 39 collections each including a single occurrence

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