Ekgmowechashala philotau Macdonald 1963 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Ekgmowechashalidae

Full reference: J. R. Macdonald. 1963. The Miocene faunas from the Wounded Knee area of western South Dakota. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 125(3):139-238

Belongs to Ekgmowechashala according to J. R. Macdonald 1963

See also Macdonald 1970

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SDSM 5550, a mandible (fragment of left mandible with P3-M2 and partial alveoli for P2 and M3). Its type locality is Sharps (SDSM V-541), which is in a Geringian terrestrial horizon in the Sharps Formation of South Dakota.

Ecology: arboreal omnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (8: Nebraska, South Dakota collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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