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Microsyops Leidy 1872 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Microsyopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40718

Synonyms: Bathrodon Marsh 1872 (no. 44473), Cynodontomys Cope 1882 (no. 45478), Mesacodon Marsh 1872 (no. 48319), Palaeacodon Leidy 1872 (no. 49605)

Parent taxon: Microsyopinae according to G. F. Gunnell 1989

Sister taxa: Arctodontomys, Craseops, Megadelphus

Subtaxa: Microsyops angustidens, Microsyops annectens, Microsyops cardiorestes, Microsyops elegans, Microsyops knightensis, Microsyops kratos, Microsyops latidens, Microsyops scottianus, Microsyops vicarius

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Ecology: arboreal omnivore