Prothryptacodon Simpson 1935 (placental)

Mammalia - Acreodi - Oxyclaenidae

Synonym: Pantinomia Van Valen 1967

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1935. New Paleocene mammals from the Fort Union of Montana. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 83:221-244

Parent taxon: Chriacidae according to C. S. Scott et al. 2013

See also Archibald 1998, Hartman 1986, McKenna and Bell 1997, Rigby 1980, Simpson 1935, Tsentas 1981, Van Valen 1967, Van Valen 1978, Williamson 1996 and Williamson and Lucas 1993

Sister taxa: Deltatherium, Epichriacus, Khashanagale, Paradoxodon

Subtaxa: Prothryptacodon albertensis Prothryptacodon ambiguus Prothryptacodon furens Prothryptacodon hilli

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Ecology: scansorial omnivore


• Paleocene of Canada (3: Alberta collections), United States (10: Montana, New Mexico, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 13 collections including 14 occurrences

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