Named By: Craig S. Scott - 2010.
Classification: Chordata, Mammalia, Cimolesta, Pantodonta, Cyriacotheriidae.
Species: P. rhodorugatus (type), P. taurus.
Known locations: Canada, Alberta - Paskapoo Formation.
Time period: Palaeocene.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of a few individuals.
Presbytherium is a genus of pantodont mammal that lived in the Canadian province of Alberta during the Palaeocene period.
- New cyriacotheriid pantodonts (Mammalia, Pantodonta) from the Paleocene of Alberta, Canada, and the relationships of Cyriacotheriidae. - Journal of Paleontology 84(2):197-215. - Craig S. Scott - 2010.