Pentacosmodon pronus Jepsen 1940 (multituberculate)

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Microcosmodontidae

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 Pentacosmodon according to G. L. Jepsen 1940

Sister taxa: none

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

Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (3: Wyoming collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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