Arctodontomys simplicidens Rose 1981 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Microsyopidae

Alternative combination: Microsyops simplicidens

Full reference: K. D. Rose. 1981. The Clarkforkian Land-Mammal Age and Mammalian Faunal Composition Across the Paleocene-Eocene Boundary. University of Michigan Papers on Paleontology 26:1-197

Belongs to Arctodontomys according to G. F. Gunnell 1985

See also Rose 1981

Sister taxa: Arctodontomys nuptus, Arctodontomys wilsoni

Type specimen: UM 67214

Ecology: arboreal omnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (7: Wyoming collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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