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Absarokius abbotti Loomis 1906 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Omomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43687

Alternative combination: Anaptomorphus abbotti

Synonym: Absarokius noctivagus Matthew 1915 (taxon 43693)

Belongs to Absarokius according to T. M. Bown and P. D. Gingerich 1972

Sister taxa: Absarokius gazini, Absarokius metoecus

Type specimens:

  • Absarokius abbotti: ACM 3479, a mandible (right p3-m3 and right M2-3)
  • Absarokius noctivagus:

Ecology: arboreal insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): P4 2.37 x 3.36, M1 2.23 x 3.39, M2 2.07 x 3.83, p4 2.32 x 2.22, m1 2.39 x 2.16, m2 2.33 x 2.16