Baiotomeus russelli Scott et al. 2002 (multituberculate)

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Ptilodontidae

Full reference: C. S. Scott, R. C. Fox, and G. P. Youzwyshyn. 2002. New earliest Tiffanian (late Paleocene) mammals from Cochrane 2, southwestern Alberta, Canada. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 47(4):691-704

Belongs to Baiotomeus according to C. S. Scott et al. 2002

Sister taxa: Baiotomeus douglassi, Baiotomeus lamberti, Baiotomeus rhothonion

Type specimen: UALVP 18787, a tooth (isolated left P4). Its type locality is Cochrane 2, which is in a Ti1 fluvial-lacustrine siltstone in the Paskapoo Formation of Canada.

Ecology: arboreal omnivore


• Paleocene of Canada (2: Alberta collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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