Palaechthon woodi Gazin 1971 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates

Full reference: C. L. Gazin. 1971. Paleocene primates from the Shotgun Member of the Fort Union Formation in the Wind River Basin, Wyoming. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 84(3):13-38

Belongs to Palaechthon according to C. L. Gazin 1971

Sister taxa: Palaechthon alticuspis, Palaechthon torrejonius

Type specimen: MCZ 18740, a mandible

Ecology: arboreal insectivore-omnivore


• Paleocene of United States (6: Montana, New Mexico, Texas, Wyoming collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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