Protoselene novissimus Gazin 1956 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Condylarthra - Hyopsodontidae

Full reference: C. L. Gazin. 1956. Palaeocene mammalian faunas of the Bison Basin in south-central Wyoming. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 131(6):1-57

Belongs to Protoselene according to C. L. Gazin 1956

Sister taxa: Protoselene ashtoni, Protoselene griphus, Protoselene opisthacus

Type specimen: USNM 20572, a mandible. Its type locality is Saddle, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming.

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution: found only at Saddle

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