Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

  • -id > 9:3

Hoanghonius Stehlini Zdhansky, 1930

Prosimian known from the Eocene of China; monotypic; phylogenetic relationship unknown and assigned to a family incertae sedis; some workers consider this species an adapoid but others believe its affinities lie with the omomyids. Estimated body mass around 700 g. Dental formula unknown; molars suggest insectivory.

Full-Text Search Entries