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Teilhardina asiatica Ni et al. 2004 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Omomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 101085

Full reference: X.-J. Ni, Y.-Q. Wang, Y.-M. Hu and C.-K. Li. 2004. A euprimate skull from the early Eocene of China. Nature 427:65-68

Belongs to Teilhardina according to J. J. Hooker 2007

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

Type specimen: IVPP V12357, a skull (partial skull and associated lower jaws). Its type locality is Lingcha, which is in an Eocene terrestrial siliciclastic in the Lingcha Formation of China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore