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†family Leptictidae Gill 1872 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 40257

Synonyms: Ictopsidae Schlosser 1887 (no. 253451), Isacidae Cope 1874 (no. 253450)

Parent taxon: Leptictida according to W. A. Clemens 2015

Sister taxa: Gypsonictopidae, Ictopsia

Subtaxa: Amphigyion, Anomodon, Asioictops, Eoictops, Gypsonictopinae, Leptictinae, Palaeictops, Procerberinae, Prodiacodon, Pseudorhynchocyoninae, Scileptictis

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Type: Leptictis

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-carnivore