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Mimatuta morgoth Van Valen 1978 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Placentalia - Periptychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 48620

Full reference: L. M. Van Valen. 1978. The beginning of the Age of Mammals. Evolutionary Theory 4:45-80

Belongs to Mimatuta according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Mimatuta makpialutae, Mimatuta minuial, Earendil undomiel

Type specimen: Its type locality is Harbicht Hill, which is in a Puercan floodplain horizon in the Hell Creek Formation of Montana

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 3.97 x 2.86