Centetodon divaricatus Korth 1992 (placental)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Geolabididae

Full reference: W. W. Korth. 1992. Fossil small mammals from the Harrison Formation (late Arikareean: earliest Miocene), Cherry County, Nebraska. Annals of Carnegie Museum 61(2):69-132

Belongs to Centetodon according to W. W. Korth 1992

Sister taxa: Centetodon aztecus, Centetodon bacchanalis, Centetodon bembicophagus, Centetodon chadronensis, Centetodon hendryi, Centetodon kuenzii, Centetodon magnus, Centetodon marginalis, Centetodon neashami, Centetodon patratus, Centetodon pulcher, Centetodon wolffi, Protictops alticuspidens

Type specimen: Its type locality is McCann Canyon Quarry, which is in a Harrisonian terrestrial horizon in the Harrison Formation of Nebraska

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Harrisonian of United States (1: Nebraska collection)

• Oligocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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