Procerberus Sloan and Van Valen 1965 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Cimolesta - Cimolestidae

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

Parent taxon: Cimolestidae according to T. E. Williamson et al. 2011

See also Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 1979, Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004, Lopatin 2006, McKenna and Bell 1997, Rook et al. 2010, Sloan and Van Valen 1965 and Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Aboletylestes, Acmeodon, Alveugena, Avunculus, Bagalestes, Batodon, Betonnia, Chacopterygus, Cimolestes, Gelastops, Ilerdoryctes, Maelestes, Naranius, Paleotomus, Puercolestes, Suratilestes, Telacodon

Subtaxa: Procerberus andesiticus Procerberus formicarum Procerberus grandis Procerberus plutonis

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Canada (4: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), United States (35: Colorado, Montana, Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: Montana)

Total: 40 collections including 43 occurrences

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