PaleoDB taxon number: 335342
Full reference: Q. Li and X. Ni. 2016. An early Oligocene fossil demonstrates treeshrews are slowly evolving ôliving fossils". Scientific Reports 6:18627:1-8
Sister taxon: Ptilocercus lowii
Type specimen: IVPP V20696, a mandible. Its type locality is Lijiawa mammalian fossil locality, which is in an Oligocene fluvial mudstone/marl in the Caijiachong Formation of China.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore