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Protictops alticuspidens Peterson 1934 (placental)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Geolabididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 50969

Full reference: O. A. Peterson. 1934. List of species and description of new material from the Duchesne River Oligocene, Uinta Basin, Utah. Annals of Carnegie Museum 23(7):373-389

Belongs to Protictops according to O. A. Peterson 1934

Sister taxa: Centetodon aztecus, Centetodon bacchanalis, Centetodon bembicophagus, Centetodon chadronensis, Centetodon divaricatus, Centetodon hendryi, Centetodon kuenzii, Centetodon magnus, Centetodon marginalis, Centetodon neashami, Centetodon patratus, Centetodon pulcher, Centetodon wolffi

Type specimen: CMNH 11917, a mandible

Ecology: scansorial insectivore