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†family Ocepeiidae Gheerbrant et al. 2014 (placental)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 289293

Full reference: E. Gheerbrant, M. Amaghzaz, B. Bouya, F. Goussard, and C. Letenneur. 2014. Ocepeia (Middle Paleocene of Morocco): The Oldest Skull of an Afrotherian Mammal. PLoS One 9(2):e89739

Parent taxon: Afrotheria according to E. Gheerbrant et al. 2014

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

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: scansorial insectivore