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Omomys Leidy 1869 (primate)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Omomyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40819

Synonym: Euryacodon Marsh 1872 (taxon 46430)

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1869. Notice of Some Extinct Vertebrates from Wyoming and Dakota. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 21:63-67

Parent taxon: Omomyini according to K. M. Muldoon and G. F. Gunnell 2002

Sister taxa: Chumashius, Omomyina, Steinius

Subtaxa: Euryacodon lepidus, Omomys carteri, Omomys lloydi, Omomys pucillus

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Type: Omomys carteri

Ecology: scansorial insectivore