Loveina sheai Gazin 1962

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

Alternative combination: Omomys sheai

Full reference: C. L. Gazin. 1962. A Further Study Of The Lower Eocene Mammalian Faunas Of Southwestern Wyoming. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 144(1):1-98

Belongs to Loveina according to P. A. Holroyd and S. G. Strait 2008

See also Gazin 1962, Gunnell and Rose 2002, Honey 1990, Muldoon and Gunnell 2002 and Stucky 1984

Sister taxa: Loveina hemphilli, Loveina minuta, Loveina wapitiensis, Loveina zephyri

Type specimen: U.S.N.M. No. 22384, a mandible (right ramus of mandible with M2-M3). Its type locality is La Barge, which is in a Wasatchian terrestrial horizon in the Wasatch Formation of Wyoming.

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (4: Wyoming collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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