†family Cimolomyidae Sloan and Van Valen 1965 (multituberculate)

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Cimolomyidae

Full reference: R. E. Sloan and L. Van Valen. 1965. Cretaceous mammals from Montana. Science 148(3667):220-227

Parent taxon: Cimolodonta according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska and J. H. Hurum 2001

See also Clemens and Kielan-Jaworowska 1979, Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004, Lillegraven and McKenna 1986, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Sloan and Van Valen 1965

Sister taxa: Boffiidae, Bryceomys, Cedaromys, Cimexomys, Corriebaataridae, Dakotamys, Djadochtatherioidea, Eucosmodontidae, Kogaionidae, Microcosmodontidae, Paracimexomys, Ptilodontoidea, Taeniolabidoidea, Uzbekbaatar, Viridomys, Yubaatar

Subtaxa: Buginbaatar Cimolomys Essonodon Meniscoessus Paressonodon

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Type: Cimolomys

Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (27: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), Mexico (1), Mongolia (1), United States (159: Colorado, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 188 collections including 291 occurrences

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