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Bolodon elongatus Simpson 1928 (multituberculate)

Osteichthyes - Multituberculata - Plagiaulacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 203430

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1928. A Catalogue of the Mesozoic Mammalia in the Geological Department of the British Museum 1-215

Belongs to Bolodon according to G. G. Simpson 1928

Sister taxa: Bolodon crassidens, Bolodon falconeri, Bolodon hydei, Bolodon minor, Bolodon osborni

Type specimen: BMNH 47736, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Mammal Bed, Durlston Bay (DB83), which is in a Berriasian marine horizon in the Lulworth Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: arboreal herbivore