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Acristatherium Hu et al. 2010 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 197846

Full reference: Y. Hu, J. Meng, C. Li and Y. Wang. 2010. New basal eutherian mammal from the Early Cretaceous Jehol biota, Liaoning, China. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 277:229-236

Parent taxon: Eutheria according to S. Bi et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Acreodi, Ambilestes, Ambolestes, Arctocyonidae, Asioryctitheria, Bibymalagasia, Cimolesta, Didymoconida, Durlstodon, Durlstotherium, Endotherium, Eomaia, Gliriformes, Holoclemensiidae, Horolodectidae, Hovurlestes, Hyaenodonta, Juramaia, Kennalestoidea, Leptictida, Litopterna, Mingotheriidae, Montanalestes, Mutica, Nanocuridae, Notopterna, Oligoryctidae, Pahelia, Palaeorycteropus, Paranyctoides, Paraxonia, Placentalia, Prokennalestes, Proteutheria, Sahnitherium, Sazlestes, Scollardius, Sinodelphys, Taeniodonta, Therictoidea, Trogontia, Zalambdalestidae, Zhelestidae

Subtaxa: Acristatherium yanensis

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Type: Acristatherium yanensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore