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†family Plesiadapidae Trouessart 1897 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates

PaleoDB taxon number: 40733

Synonym: Platychoeropidae Lydekker 1887 (taxon 144014)

Parent taxon: Plesiadapoidea according to M. T. Silcox et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Carpolestidae, Picrodontidae, Saxonellidae

Subtaxa: Asioplesiadapinae, Chiromyoides, Jattadectes, Megachiromyoides, Nannodectes, Platychoerops, Plesiadapis, Pronothodectes

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore