Alternative combinations: Didymictis microlestes, Protictis microlestes
Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1935. New Paleocene mammals from the Fort Union of Montana. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 83:221-244
Sister taxon: Bryanictis paulus
Type specimen: UNSM 9302, a mandible (left dentary with p4-m2). Its type locality is Gidley Quarry, which is in a Torrejonian terrestrial horizon in the Fort Union Formation of Montana.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
Total: 17 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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