Altanius orlovi is only known from a single jaw bone, so not much information is known (Fleagle, 1988). Based upon the jaw, this individual had a body mass of 30 grams (Fleagle, 1988).
Altanius orlovi was found on the Asian continent in the country of Mongolia and occurred during the early Eocene epoch (Fleagle, 1988).
Based upon dental morphology, Altanius orlovi was an insectivore (Fleagle, 1988).
Fleagle, J.G. 1988. Primate Adaptation and Evolution. Academic Press: New York.
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