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Procerberus formicarum Sloan and Van Valen 1965 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Cimolesta - Cimolestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 50717

Full reference: R. E. Sloan and L. Van Valen. 1965. Cretaceous mammals from Montana. Science 148(3667):220-227

Belongs to Procerberus according to D. L. Rook et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Procerberus andesiticus, Procerberus grandis, Procerberus plutonis

Type specimen: U.M.V.P. 1460, a mandible (lower jaw fragment with P3, P4, and M1). Its type locality is Bug Creek Anthills, which is in a Puercan terrestrial horizon in the Hell Creek Formation of Montana.

Ecology: scansorial carnivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 2.70 x 1.70