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Shoshonius cooperi Granger 1910 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Omomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51543

Full reference: W. Granger. 1910. Tertiary faunal horizons in the Wind River Basin, Wyoming, with descriptions of new Eocene mammals. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 28(21):235-251

Belongs to Shoshonius according to J. G. Honey 1990

Sister taxon: Shoshonius bowni

Type specimen: AMNH 14664, a maxilla

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 1.93 x 2.73, M2 1.68 x 3.12, M3 1.75 x 2.67, m1 2.05 x 1.66