Nannodectes gazini Gingerich 1975 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Plesiadapidae

Full reference: P. D. Gingerich. 1975. New North American Plesiadapidae (Mammalia, Primates) and a biostratigraphic zonation of the middle and upper Paleocene. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 24(13):135-148

Belongs to Nannodectes according to P. D. Gingerich 1975

Sister taxa: Nannodectes gidleyi, Nannodectes intermedius, Nannodectes simpsoni

Type specimen: AMNH 92008, a mandible (right mandible with alveoli for I1 C P2 and the crowns of P3-4 M1). Its type locality is Saddle, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming.

Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (2: Colorado, Wyoming collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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