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Aegyptopithecus Simons 1965 (monkey)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Propliopithecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 92594

Full reference: E. L. Simons. 1965. New fossil apes from Egypt and the initial differentiation of Hominoidea. Nature 205:135-139

Parent taxon: Propliopithecidae according to R. F. Kay et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Oligopithecus, Propliopithecus

Subtaxa: Aegyptopithecus zeuxis

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Ecology: arboreal omnivore