Ignacius clarkforkensis Bloch et al. 2007 (primate)

Mammalia - Primates - Paromomyidae

Full reference: J. I. Bloch, M. T. Silcox, D. M. Boyer and E. J. Sargis. 2007. New Paleocene skeletons and the relationship of plesiadapiformes to crown-clade primates. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 104(4):1159-1164

Belongs to Ignacius according to J. I. Bloch et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Ignacius fremontensis, Ignacius frugivorus, Ignacius graybullianus

Type specimen: UM 108210, a partial skeleton (upper and lower dentitions and a partial skeleton). Its type locality is SC-62, which is in a Clarkforkian terrestrial horizon in the Willwood Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: arboreal omnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (2: Wyoming collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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