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Anemorhysis pattersoni Bown and Rose 1984 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Omomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44087

Full reference: T. M. Bown and K. D. Rose. 1984. Reassessment of Some Early Eocene Omomyidae, with Description of a New Genus and Three New Species. Folia Primatologica 43

Belongs to Anemorhysis according to T. M. Bown and K. D. Rose 1984

Sister taxa: Anemorhysis natronensis, Anemorhysis sublettensis, Anemorhysis wortmani, Uintalacus nettingi, Tetonoides musculus, Tetonoides pearcei

Type specimen: USGS 476, a mandible (left dentary fragment with p4-m2). Its type locality is Reservoir Creek Bonanza, which is in a Wasatchian terrestrial horizon in the Willwood Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: arboreal insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): P4 1.45 x 2.40, M1 1.65 x 2.80, M2 1.70 x 2.95, p4 1.55 x 1.35, m1 1.95 x 1.62, m2 1.88 x 1.73