Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Loveina Simpson, 1940

Genus of tarsiiform primate from the early Eocene of North America, belonging to the omomyid subfamily Anaptomorphinae; three species. Estimated body mass between 100 and 175 g. Dental formula: 2.1.3.3/2.1.3.3; incisors and canines small; dental morphology suggestive of frugivory with insect supplements.

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