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Picrodus Douglass 1908 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Picrodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40711

Synonym: Megopterna Douglass 1908 (taxon 48059)

Full reference: E. Douglass. 1908. Vertebrate fossils from the Fort Union beds. Annals of Carnegie Museum 5(2):11-26

Parent taxon: Picrodontidae according to B. J. Burger 2013

Sister taxa: Draconodus, Russellodon, Zanycteris

Subtaxa: Picrodus calgariensis, Picrodus canpacius, Picrodus lepidus, Picrodus silberlingi

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore