Mimotricentes Simpson 1937 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Arctocyonidae

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1937. The Fort Union of the Crazy Mountain field, Montana and its mammalian faunas. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 169:1-287

Parent taxon: Arctocyonidae according to R. Tabuce et al. 2011

See also Archibald 1998, Burger 2007, McKenna and Bell 1997, McKenna and Lofgren 2003 and Simpson 1937

Sister taxa: Anacodon, Aphanocyon, Arctocyon, Arctocyonides, Arctocyoninae, Baioconodon, Carcinodon, Chriacus, Claenodon, Colpoclaenus, Desmatoclaenus, Deuterogonodon, Heteroborus, Hyodectes, Karakia, Lambertocyon, Landenodon, Loxolophinae, Loxolophus, Mentoclaenodon, Oxyprimus, Oxytomodon, Paratriisodon, Princetonia, Protungulatum, Sigynorum, Thryptacodon

Subtaxa: Mimotricentes angustidens Mimotricentes fremontensis Mimotricentes tedfordi

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Type: Mimotricentes latidens

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Canada (1: Alberta collection), United States (15: California, Montana, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 16 collections each including a single occurrence

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