Plesiadapis dubius Matthew 1915 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Plesiadapidae

Alternative combination: Nothodectes dubius

Synonyms: Plesiadapis pearcei Gazin 1956, Plesiadapis rubeyi Gazin 1942

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1915. A revision of the Lower Eocene Wasatch and Wind River faunas. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 34

Belongs to Plesiadapis according to K. D. Rose and T. M. Bown 1982

See also Dorr and Gingerich 1980, Gazin 1956, Gazin 1958, Gingerich 1975, Gingerich 1976, Holroyd and Rankin 2014, Matthew 1915, Matthew 1917, McKenna 1963, Rose 1981, Schiebout 1974, Simpson 1935, Simpson 1937 and Simpson 1937

Sister taxa: Plesiadapis (Ancepsoides), Plesiadapis (Tricuspidens), Plesiadapis anceps, Plesiadapis berruensis, Plesiadapis chevillionii, Plesiadapis churchilli, Plesiadapis cookei, Plesiadapis fodinatus, Plesiadapis gingerichi, Plesiadapis insignis, Plesiadapis ploegi, Plesiadapis praecursor, Plesiadapis recticuspidens, Plesiadapis remensis, Plesiadapis rex, Plesiadapis russelli, Plesiadapis simonsi, Plesiadapis tricuspidens, Plesiadapis walbeckensis

Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (1: Wyoming collection)

• Paleocene of United States (48: Colorado, Wyoming)

Total: 49 collections including 50 occurrences

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