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Mylanodon rosei Secord et al. 2002 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Ferae - Metacheiromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 48887

Full reference: R. Secord, P. D. Gingerich, and J. I. Bloch. 2002. Mylanodon rosei, a new metacheiromyid (Mammalia, Palaeanodonta) from the late Tiffanian (late Paleocene) of northwestern Wyoming. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 30(15):385-399

Belongs to Mylanodon according to R. Secord et al. 2002

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UM 109174, a mandible (left dentary). Its type locality is Y2K Quarry, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial siltstone in the Fort Union Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): p3 1.39 x 1.10, p4 1.74 x 1.37, m1 1.80 x 1.38