PaleoDB taxon number: 64964
Full reference: R. Owen. 1855. On the fossil skull of a mammal (Prorastomus sirenoides, Owen), from the Island of Jamaica. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 11:541-543
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: BMNH 44897, a skull. Its type locality is Freemans Hall, which is in a Ypresian carbonate limestone in the Chapelton Formation of Jamaica.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore