Name: Edworthia.
Phonetic: Ed-worth-e-ah
Named By: R.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Fox,‭ ‬C.‭ ‬S.‭ ‬Scott‭ & ‬B.‭ ‬D.‭ ‬Rankin‭ ‬2010.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Mammalia,‭ ‬Plesiadapiformes,‭ ‬Paromomyidae.
Species: E.‭ ‬lerbekmoi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Omnivore/Herbivore‭?
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Canada,‭ ‬Alberta‭ ‬-‭ ‬Paskapoo Formation.
Time period: Paleocene.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Edworthia is a very primitive genus of primate that lived in Canada during the Palaeocene,‭ ‬the geological time period that occurred just after the dinosaurs went extinct.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Edworthia lerbekmoi,‭ ‬a new primitive paromomyid primate from the Torrejonian‭ (‬early Paleocene‭) ‬of Alberta,‭ ‬Canada.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of Paleontology‭ ‬84‭(‬5‭)‬:868-878.‭ ‬-‭ ‬R.‭ ‬C.‭ ‬Fox,‭ ‬C.‭ ‬S.‭ ‬Scott‭ & ‬B.‭ ‬D.‭ ‬Rankin‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.


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