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Prochetodon Jepsen 1940 (multituberculate)

Osteichthyes - Multituberculata - Ptilodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39819

Full reference: G. L. Jepsen. 1940. Paleocene faunas of the Polecat Bench Formation, Park County, Wyoming. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 83(2):217-341

Parent taxon: Ptilodontidae according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska and J. H. Hurum 2001

Sister taxa: Baiotomeus, Gobiaatar, Kimbetohia, Ptilodus

Subtaxa: Prochetodon cavus, Prochetodon foxi, Prochetodon speirsae, Prochetodon taxus

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Type: Prochetodon cavus

Ecology: arboreal omnivore