Alternative combinations: Phenacolemur (Ignacius) frugivorus, Phenacolemur frugivorus
Full reference: W. D. Matthew and W. Granger. 1921. New genera of Paleocene mammals. American Museum Novitates 13:1-7
See also Bown and Rose 1976, Krause 1978, Krishtalka 1978, Krishtalka et al. 1975, Matthew and Granger 1921, McKenna 1963, Robinson 1968, Schiebout 1974, Scott et al. 2013, Simpson 1935, Simpson 1935, Simpson 1936 and Winterfeld 1982
Type specimen: A.M.N.H. No. 17368, a maxilla (upper jaw with C, P4-M2 and alveoli of remaining cheek teeth). Its type locality is Mason Pocket, which is in a Tiffanian fissure fill shale in Colorado.
Ecology: arboreal omnivore
Total: 30 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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