Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Clade Afroinsectiphilia Waddell et al. 2001 (placental)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 192308

Synonym: Fossoromorpha (taxon 192317)

Full reference: P. J. Waddell, H. Kishino, and R. Ota. 2001. A Phylogenetic Foundation for Comparative Mammalian Genomics. Genome Informatics 12:141-154

Parent taxon: Afrotheria according to R. J. Asher and K. M. Helgen 2010

Sister taxa: Afroinsectivora, Ocepeiidae, Paenungulatomorpha, Pseudoungulata, Tethytheria

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: scansorial insectivore