Apatemys bellus Marsh 1872 (insectivoran)

Mammalia - Sarcobora - Apatemyidae

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Preliminary description of new Tertiary mammals. Part II. American Journal of Science 4(21):202-224

Belongs to Apatemys according to O. C. Marsh 1872

Sister taxa: Apatemys bellulus, Apatemys chardini, Apatemys downsi, Apatemys hendryi, Apatemys mutiniacus, Apatemys prouti, Apatemys pygmaeus, Apatemys rodens, Apatemys sigogneauae, Apatemys sigogneaui, Apatemys teilhardi, Apatemys uintensis

Type specimen: YPM 13512, a mandible (fragment of left ramus of mandible with M2)

Ecology: arboreal herbivore


• Eocene of United States (17: California, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming collections)

Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence

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