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Chalicomomys

Mammalia - Primates - Micromomyidae

Taxonomy
Chalicomomys was named by Beard and Houde (1989). It is not extant. Its type is Chalicomomys antelucanus.

It was synonymized subjectively with Micromomys by Rose and Bown (1996).

It was assigned to Micromomyidae by Beard and Houde (1989), McKenna and Bell (1997) and Bloch et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Chalicomomys Beard and Houde
1997Chalicomomys McKenna and Bell
2007Chalicomomys Bloch et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
orderPrimates
familyMicromomyidaeSzalay 1974
genusChalicomomys

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: arborealo
Diet: omnivoreo
Created: 2005-08-26 13:27:51
Modified: 2005-08-26 15:27:51
Source: o = order, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hopson 1973, Nowak 1999, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Wasatchian or 55.80000 to 50.30000 Ma

Collections (3 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Wasatchian55.8 - 50.3USA (Wyoming) C. antelucanus (15491 15729 15773)