Synonym: Metacheiromys osborni Simpson 1931
Full reference: H. F. Osborn. 1904. New Oligocene horses. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 20(13):167-179
Sister taxon: Metacheiromys marshi
- Metacheiromys dasypus: Its type locality is Grizzly Buttes, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming
- Metacheiromys osborni: Its type locality is Lone Tree (Bridger D), which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore
• Eocene of United States (2: Wyoming collections)
Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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