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Arctodontomys simplicidens Rose 1981 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Microsyopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44272

Alternative combination: Microsyops simplicidens

Full reference: K. D. Rose. 1981. The Clarkforkian Land-Mammal Age and Mammalian Faunal Composition Across the Paleocene-Eocene Boundary. University of Michigan Papers on Paleontology 26:1-197

Belongs to Arctodontomys according to G. F. Gunnell 1985

Sister taxa: Arctodontomys nuptus, Arctodontomys wilsoni

Ecology: arboreal omnivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 3.09 x 2.30