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†subfamily Tarkadectinae Szalay and Lucas 1996 (placental)

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 146441

Full reference: F. S. Szalay and S. G. Lucas. 1996. The postcranial morphology of Paleocene Chriacus and Mixodectes and the phylogenetic relationships of archontan mammals. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 7:1-47

Parent taxon: Omomyidae according to X. Ni et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Anaptomorphinae, Aycrossia, Baataromomys, Gazinius, Kohatius, Microchoerinae, Omomyinae, Strigorhysis, Teilhardina, Vastanomys, Yaquius

Subtaxa: Tarka, Tarkadectes, Tarkops

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Type: Tarkadectes

Ecology: scansorial insectivore