Palaeoryctes punctatus Van Valen 1966 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Proteutheria - Palaeoryctidae

Full reference: L. Van Valen. 1966. Deltatheridia, a new order of Mammals. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 132(1):1-126

Belongs to Palaeoryctes according to L. Van Valen 1966

Sister taxa: Palaeoryctes cruoris, Palaeoryctes jepseni, Palaeoryctes minimus, Palaeoryctes puercensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore


• Eocene of United States (1: Wyoming collection)

• Clarkforkian of United States (3: Wyoming)

• Paleocene of Canada (2: Alberta), United States (4: North Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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