PaleoDB taxon number: 50116
Synonym: Peradectes pauli Gazin 1956 (taxon 50121)
Full reference: W. D. Matthew and W. Granger. 1921. New genera of Paleocene mammals. American Museum Novitates 13:1-7
- Peradectes elegans: Its type locality is Mason Pocket, which is in a Tiffanian fissure fill shale in Colorado
- Peradectes pauli: USNM 20879, a mandible. Its type locality is Saddle, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming.
Ecology: scansorial omnivore
Average measurements (in mm): M1 1.60 x 1.50, M2 1.60 x 1.70, M3 1.40 x 1.90, m1 1.66 x 0.91, m2 1.70 x 1.00, m3 1.70 x 1.00