Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Microadapis Sciureus Szalay, 1974

Adapoid prosimian from the middle Eocene of Europe belonging to the family Adapidae; monotypic. Estimated body mass around 600 g. Dental formula: 2.1.4.3/2.1.4.3; noted for well-developed canines; cheek teeth suggestive of frugivory with perhaps insect supplements.

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