†infraorder Adapiformes Hoffstetter 1977 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates

Parent taxon: Strepsirrhini according to R. F. Kay et al. 2004

See also Bajpai et al. 2005, Carroll 1988, Gunnell and Miller 2001, Kirk and Williams 2011 and Marivaux et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Adapoidea, Azibiidae, Djebelemuridae, Karanisia, Lemuriformes, Lorisiformes, Plesiopithecus

Subtaxa: Adapidae Caenopithecinae Ekgmowechashalidae Lushius Mahgarita Mescalerolemur Omanodon Pronycticebinae Sivaladapidae Sivaladapinae

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Ecology: arboreal omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of China (1 collection), India (1), Pakistan (2)

• Arikareean of United States (1: Oregon)

• Oligocene of China (1), Egypt (1), Oman (1), Pakistan (2), United States (8: Nebraska, South Dakota)

• Eocene of China (10), Egypt (1), France (28), Germany (4), India (1), Japan (1), Myanmar (2), Pakistan (1), Spain (6), Switzerland (7), Thailand (4), the United Kingdom (4), United States (19: Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 106 collections including 127 occurrences

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