Tricentes subtrigonus Cope 1881 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Arctocyonidae

Alternative combinations: Mimotricentes subtrigonus, Mioclaenus subtrigonus

Synonyms: Mimotricentes elassus Gazin 1941, Mimotricentes latidens Gidley 1935, Mioclaenus bucculentus Cope 1883, Tricentes bucculentus Cope 1883, Tricentes elassus Gazin 1941, Tricentes latidens Gidley 1935

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1881. On some Mammalia of the lowest Eocene beds of New Mexico. Palaeontological Bulletin 33:484-495

Belongs to Tricentes according to E. D. Cope 1884

See also Burger 2007, Cope 1881, Cope 1883, Gazin 1969, Hartman 1986, Hay 1902, Matthew 1937, Rigby 1980, Robison 1986, Rose 1981, Scott 1892, Simpson 1937, Van Valen 1978, Van Valen and Sloan 1965 and Williamson 1996

Sister taxa: Chriacus badgleyi, Chriacus baldwini, Chriacus calenancus, Chriacus gallinae, Chriacus katrinae, Chriacus metocometi, Chriacus oconostotae, Chriacus pelvidens, Chriacus punitor, Chriacus stenops, Chriacus truncatus

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (31: Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming collections)

Total: 31 collections each including a single occurrence

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