Paromomys maturus Gidley 1923 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Paromomyidae

Belongs to Paromomys according to G. G. Simpson 1937

See also Alroy 2002

Sister taxa: Paromomys alticuspis, Paromomys depressidens, Paromomys farrandi

Type specimen: U.S.N.M. no. 9473, a mandible (right lower jaw with P4-M3 and anterior alveoli). Its type locality is Gidley Quarry, which is in a Torrejonian terrestrial horizon in the Fort Union Formation of Montana.

Ecology: arboreal omnivore


• Paleocene of United States (8: Montana, Wyoming collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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