Glasbius piceanus Cohen et al. 2020 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Polydolopimorphia - Glasbiidae

Full reference: J. E. Cohen, B. M. Davis, and R. L. Cifelli. 2020. Geologically oldest Pediomyoidea (Mammalia, Marsupialiformes) from the Late Cretaceous of North America, with implications for taxonomy and diet of earliest Late Cretaceous mammals. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology e1835935:1-13

Belongs to Glasbius according to J. E. Cohen et al. 2020

Sister taxa: Glasbius intricatus, Glasbius twitchelli

Type specimen: UCM 57354, a tooth. Its type locality is UCM locality 86018, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the Williams Fork Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: scansorial herbivore-frugivore

Distribution: found only at UCM locality 86018

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