Hyopsodus miticulus Cope 1874 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Condylarthra - Hyopsodontidae

Alternative combination: Esthonyx miticulus

Belongs to Hyopsodus according to P. D. Gingerich and G. F. Gunnell 1979

See also Cope 1875, Gazin 1968, Hay 1902, Matthew 1915, Osborn 1902 and Redline 1997

Sister taxa: Hyopsodus distans, Hyopsodus fangxianensis, Hyopsodus fastigatus, Hyopsodus huashigouensis, Hyopsodus itinerans, Hyopsodus latidens, Hyopsodus lepidus, Hyopsodus loomisi, Hyopsodus lysitensis, Hyopsodus markmani, Hyopsodus marshi, Hyopsodus mentalis, Hyopsodus minor, Hyopsodus minusculus, Hyopsodus paulus, Hyopsodus pauxillus, Hyopsodus powellianus, Hyopsodus pygmaeus, Hyopsodus sholemi, Hyopsodus simplex, Hyopsodus tonksi, Hyopsodus uintensis, Hyopsodus vicarius, Hyopsodus walcottianus, Hyopsodus wardi, Hyopsodus wortmani

Type specimen: Its type locality is Almagre Arroyo (Cope), which is in a Wasatchian terrestrial horizon in the San Jose Formation of New Mexico

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (9: New Mexico, Wyoming collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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