PaleoDB taxon number: 51820
Alternative combinations: Omomys powayensis, Paromomys powayensis
Full reference: C. L. Gazin. 1958. A review of the middle and upper Eocene primates of North America. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 136(1):1-112
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: LACM(CIT) 2234, a mandible (right mandibular fragment with M1-3). Its type locality is San Diego Mission (CIT 249), which is in an Uintan terrestrial conglomerate in the Friars Formation of California.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore
Average measurements (in mm): m1 2.83 x 2.11