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†family Omomyidae Gazin 1958 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates

PaleoDB taxon number: 40793

Alternative spelling: Omomyinae

Full reference: C. L. Gazin. 1958. A review of the middle and upper Eocene primates of North America. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 136(1):1-112

Parent taxon: Primates according to K. D. Rose et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Berruvius, Ceciliolemur, Ceciliolemuridae, Ceciliolemuroidea, Chasselasia, Cheiromyoidea, Euprimateformes, Megatarsius, Micromomyidae, Microsyopidae, Microtarsioides, Nosmips, Notharctidae, Palaechthon, Paromomyidae, Pithecus, Plesiadapiformes, Plesitarsiiformes, Pliopithecus posthumus, Prosimiae, Prosimii, Purgatorius, Rooneyia, Simia, Simia (Cercopithecus) sinicus pileatus, Simia apedia, Simiolemuriformes, Tupaioidea

Subtaxa: Anaptomorphinae, Aycrossia, Baataromomys, Gazinius, Kohatius, Microchoerinae, Omomyinae, Strigorhysis, Tarkadectinae, Teilhardina, Vastanomys, Yaquius

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Ecology: arboreal insectivore