Mimatuta Van Valen 1978 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Periptychidae

Synonym: Earendil Van Valen 1978

Full reference: L. M. Van Valen. 1978. The beginning of the Age of Mammals. Evolutionary Theory 4:45-80

Parent taxon: Periptychidae according to J. D. Archibald 1998

See also Carroll 1988, Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004, Tabuce et al. 2011 and Van Valen 1978

Sister taxa: Alticonus, Ampliconus, Anisonchinae, Auraria, Conacodontinae, Escatepos, Goleroconus, Hemithlaeus, Maiorana, Mithrandir, Paleoungulatum, Periptychinae, Tinuviel

Subtaxa: Earendil undomiel Mimatuta makpialutae Mimatuta minuial Mimatuta morgoth

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan collection), United States (46: Montana, Wyoming)

Total: 47 collections including 57 occurrences

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