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Teilhardina tenuicula Jepsen 1930 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Omomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 52108

Alternative combinations: Anemorhysis tenuiculus, Paratetonius tenuiculus, Tetonius tenuiculus, Tetonoides tenuiculus

Full reference: G. L. Jepsen. 1930. New Vertebrate Fossils from the Lower Eocene of the Bighorn Basin, Wyoming. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 69(1):117-131

Belongs to Teilhardina according to T. M. Bown and K. D. Rose 1991

Sister taxa: Teilhardina americana, Teilhardina asiatica, Teilhardina belgica, Teilhardina brandti, Teilhardina crassidens, Teilhardina demissa, Teilhardina gingerichi, Teilhardina magnoliana

Type specimen: YPM 13027, a maxilla (right maxilla with P4-M3)

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): P4 1.40 x 2.00, M1 1.70 x 2.40, M2 1.65 x 2.85, p4 1.40 x 1.30, m1 1.70 x 1.45