Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Trogolemur Matthew, 1909

Genus of tarsiiform primate from the middle to late Eocene of North America, belonging to the omomyid subfamily Anaptomorphinae; two species described; poorly known from jaw fragments. Very small, with estimated body mass around 75 g. Dental formula:; dental morphology and small size suggestive of insectivory.

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