Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Europolemur Weigelt, 1933

Genus of adapoid prosimian from the middle to late Eocene of Europe, belonging to the notharctid subfamily Cercamoniinae; four species recognized. Known from jaws, teeth, and a badly damaged skull. Estimated body mass ranges from 1400 to 1700 g for the different species. Dental formula:; dental morphology suggestive of a frugivorous diet with insect supplements.

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