Periconodon is a genus of adapiform primate that lived in western Europe during the early middle Eocene.[1]

Periconodon
Temporal range: Middle Eocene
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Suborder: Strepsirrhini
Family: Notharctidae
Subfamily: Cercamoniinae
Genus: Periconodon
Stehlin, 1916
Type species
Periconodon helveticus
Stehlin, 1916
Species
  • P. helleri
  • P.  helveticus
  • P. huerzeleri
  • P. jaegeri
  • P. lemoinei

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gebo 2002, p. 28.

Literature citedEdit

  • Gebo, D.L. (2002). "Adapiformes: Phylogeny and adaptation". In Hartwig, W.C. (ed.). The Primate Fossil Record. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-0-521-08141-2. OCLC 47254191.