PaleoDB taxon number: 97187
Full reference: E. L. Simons, D. T. Rasmussen, and D. L. Gebo. 1987. A new species of Propliopithecus from the Fayum, Egypt. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 73(2):139-147
Type specimen: CGM 42847, a maxilla. Its type locality is Quarry V (Jebel Qatrani Formation), which is in a Rupelian fluvial sandstone/mudstone in the Jebel Qatrani Formation of Egypt.
Ecology: arboreal omnivore