Propalaeosinopa Simpson 1927 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Cimolesta - Pantolestidae

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1927. Mammalian fauna and correlation of the Paskapoo Formation of Alberta. American Museum Novitates 268:1-10

Parent taxon: Pantolestidae according to G. G. Simpson 1927

See also Lopatin 2006, McKenna and Bell 1997, Scott et al. 2002 and Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Aatotomus, Androconus, Bessoecetor, Bogdia, Buxolestes, Dyspterninae, Leptonysson, Palaeosinopa, Pantolestinae, Pantomimus, Premontrelestes, Thelysia

Subtaxa: Propalaeosinopa albertensis

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Type: Propalaeosinopa albertensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Canada (9: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), United States (8: Montana, North Dakota, Utah)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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