Dryomomys Bloch et al. 2007 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Micromomyidae

Full reference: J. I. Bloch, M. T. Silcox, D. M. Boyer and E. J. Sargis. 2007. New Paleocene skeletons and the relationship of plesiadapiformes to crown-clade primates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 104(4):1159-1164

Parent taxon: Micromomyidae according to J. I. Bloch et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Chalicomomys, Foxomomys, Micromomyinae, Micromomys, Tinimomys

Subtaxa: Dryomomys dulcifer Dryomomys millennius Dryomomys szalayi Dryomomys willwoodensis

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Type: Dryomomys szalayi

Ecology: arboreal omnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (3: Wyoming collections)

• Paleocene of United States (4: Wyoming)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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