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Orienspterodon dahkoensis Chow 1975 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 106784

Alternative combination: Pterodon dahkoensis

Full reference: M.-C. Chow. 1975. Some Carnivores from the Eocene of China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 13(3):165-168

Belongs to Orienspterodon according to N. Egi et al. 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PGM-V 1297, a mandible. Its type locality is Shiwopu, Dahko, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Lumeiyi Formation of China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore