Prodiacodon crustulum Novacek 1977 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Leptictida - Leptictidae

Full reference: M. J. Novacek. 1977. A review of Paleocene and Eocene Leptictidae (Mammalia: Eutheria) from North America. PaleoBios 24:1-42

Belongs to Prodiacodon according to M. J. Novacek 1977

Sister taxa: Prodiacodon concordiarcensis, Prodiacodon furor, Prodiacodon paucus, Prodiacodon puercensis, Prodiacodon tauricinerei, Palaeolestes gorei

Type specimen: Its type locality is Biscuit Springs, which is in a Puercan fine channel fill siltstone/sandstone in the Tullock Formation of Montana

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (9: Montana collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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