A new pliopithecid genus (primates: Pliopithecoidea) from Castell de Barberà (Vallès-Penedès Basin, Catalonia, Spain).

@article{Alba2012ANP,
  title={A new pliopithecid genus (primates: Pliopithecoidea) from Castell de Barber{\`a} (Vall{\`e}s-Pened{\`e}s Basin, Catalonia, Spain).},
  author={David M. Alba and Salvador Moy{\`a}-Sol{\`a}},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={2012},
  volume={147 1},
  pages={88-112}
}
Barberapithecus huerzeleri gen. et sp. nov. (Primates, Pliopithecidae) is erected on the basis of material from Castell de Barberà (Middle to Late Miocene, ca. 11.2-10.5 Ma), in the Vallès-Penedès Basin (Catalonia, Spain), including: 15 teeth (representing most of the permanent dentition) from a single female individual (holotype); an isolated P/3 (paratype); and a male C1/ (referred to the hypodigm). Previously, this material had been only partially figured and described, being attributed to… CONTINUE READING