Apatemys uintensis Matthew 1921 (insectivoran)

Mammalia - Insectivora - Apatemyidae

Alternative combinations: Stehlinella uintensis, Stehlinius uintensis

Belongs to Apatemys according to R. M. West 1973

See also Gazin 1958 and Matthew 1929

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

Type specimen: A.M. No. 1903, a partial skull (anterior portion of skull with part of the upper dentition, and the right ramus of the mandible with all teeth except P4). Its type locality is Wagonhound Canyon (Uinta B2), which is in an Uintan terrestrial horizon in the Uinta Formation of Utah.

Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (3: California, Utah collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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