Apatemys rodens Troxell 1923 (insectivoran)

Mammalia - Insectivora - Apatemyidae

Full reference: E. L. Troxell. 1923. Pauromys perditus, a small rodent. American Journal of Science 205

Belongs to Apatemys according to T. M. Bown and D. Schankler 1982

See also Gazin 1976, Troxell 1923 and West 1973

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

Type specimen: Y.P.M. No. 12973, a mandible (left ramus of mandible with the basal part of I, the posterior portion of M2, and M3).

Ecology: arboreal herbivore


• Eocene of United States (7: Utah, Wyoming collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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