Neoplagiaulax hazeni Jepsen 1940 (multituberculate)

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Neoplagiaulacidae

Alternative combination: Ectypodus hazeni

Full reference: G. L. Jepsen. 1940. Paleocene faunas of the Polecat Bench Formation, Park County, Wyoming. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 83(2):217-341

Belongs to Neoplagiaulax according to R. Secord 2008

See also Jepsen 1940, Krause 1977 and Sloan 1987

Sister taxa: Neoplagiaulax burgessi, Neoplagiaulax donaldorum, Neoplagiaulax grangeri, Neoplagiaulax hunteri, Neoplagiaulax jepi, Neoplagiaulax kremnus, Neoplagiaulax macintyrei, Neoplagiaulax macrotomeus, Neoplagiaulax mckennai, Neoplagiaulax nanophus, Neoplagiaulax nelsoni, Neoplagiaulax paskapooensis, Neoplagiaulax serrator

Type specimen: Its type locality is Princeton Quarry, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial horizon in the Polecat Bench Formation of Wyoming

Ecology: arboreal omnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Canada (7: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), United States (7: North Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 14 collections including 16 occurrences

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