Teilhardina tenuicula Jepsen 1930 (tarsier)

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

Alternative combinations: Anemorhysis tenuiculus, Paratetonius tenuiculus, Tetonius tenuiculus, Tetonoides tenuiculus

Full reference: G. L. Jepsen. 1930. New Vertebrate Fossils from the Lower Eocene of the Bighorn Basin, Wyoming. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 69(1):117-131

Belongs to Teilhardina according to T. M. Bown and K. D. Rose 1991

See also Bown 1974, Bown and Rose 1987, Delson 1971, Gazin 1952, Gazin 1962, Jepsen 1930, Savage and Waters 1978 and Szalay 1976

Sister taxa: Teilhardina americana, Teilhardina asiatica, Teilhardina belgica, Teilhardina brandti, Teilhardina crassidens, Teilhardina demissa, Teilhardina gingerichi, Teilhardina magnoliana

Type specimen: YPM 13027, a maxilla (right maxilla with P4-M3)

Ecology: arboreal insectivore


• Eocene of United States (3: Wyoming collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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