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Apidium phiomense Osborn 1908 (monkey)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Parapithecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 100576

Belongs to Apidium according to P. D. Gingerich 1973

Sister taxa: Apidium bowni, Apidium moustafai, Apidium phiomensis, Apidium zuetina

Type specimen: Amer. Mus. No. 13370, a mandible (partial mandible with P4-M3). Its type locality is Northwest of Quarry A, which is in a Rupelian terrestrial horizon in the Jebel Qatrani Formation of Egypt.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull length 57.0