Macrotarsius macrorhysis Beard et al. 1994 (tarsier)

Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae

Full reference: K. C. Beard, T. Qi, M. R. Dawson, B. Wang, and C. Li. 1994. A diverse new primate fauna from middle Eocene fissure-fillings in southeastern China. Nature 368:604-609

Belongs to Macrotarsius according to K. C. Beard et al. 1994

Sister taxa: Macrotarsius jepseni, Macrotarsius montanus, Macrotarsius roederi, Macrotarsius siegerti

Type specimen: IVPP V11025, a tooth (right [lower] P4). Its type locality is Shanghuang Quarry, fissure D, which is in an Eocene fissure fill limestone in China.

Ecology: arboreal insectivore

Distribution: found only at Shanghuang Quarry, fissure D

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