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Notharctus Leidy 1870 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Notharctidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40764

Synonyms: Hipposyus Leidy 1872 (no. 47031), Limnotherium Marsh 1871 (no. 47705), Telmalestes Marsh 1872 (no. 52133), Thinolestes Marsh 1872 (no. 52263), Tomitherium Cope 1872 (no. 52394)

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1870. [Abstract of remarks made before a meeting of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, October 25th, 1870]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 22(3):113-114

Parent taxon: Notharctinae according to P. D. Gingerich 1979

Sister taxa: Asiadapinae, Cantius, Cercamoniinae, Notharctinae, Pondaunginae, Rouzilemur, Smilodectes

Subtaxa: Notharctus robinsoni, Notharctus robustior, Notharctus tenebrosus, Notharctus venticolus, Pelycodus relictus

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Type: Notharctus tenebrosus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore