Project 104: N. B. Simmons, K. L. Seymour, J. Habersetzer, G. F. Gunnell. 2008. Primitive Early Eocene bat from Wyoming and the evolution of flight and echolocation. Nature. 451 (7180):818-821.

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Taxonomic name
Icaronycteris index

Icaronycteris index (UW:21481a-b)

Specimen notes
"a" and "b" refer to separate slabs preserving parts of the same animal.

skeleton - ventral

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Bibliographic Reference
Simmons, N. B and and Geisler, J. H. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships of Icaronycteris, Archaeonycteris, Hassianycteris, and Palaeochiropteryx to extant bat lineages, with comments on the evolution of echolocation and foraging strategies in Microchiroptera. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. Vol. 235, pp. 1-182.

Media notes
Published in Simmons and Geisler (1998: Figure 22).

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