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†family Homunculidae Ameghino 1901 (monkey)

Osteichthyes - Primates

PaleoDB taxon number: 123445

Alternative spelling: Homunculini

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1901. L' age des Formations sedimentaires de Patagonie. Anales de la Sociedad Cientifica Argentina 52:189-197

Parent taxon: Platyrrhini according to R. F. Kay 2010

Sister taxa: Atelidae, Ateloidea, Carlocebus, Cebidae, Chilecebus, Pitheciidae, Xenotrichidae

Subtaxa: Homunculus, Soriacebinae

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore