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Symmetrodontoides Fox 1976 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Spalacotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39873

Synonym: Mictodon Fox 1984 (taxon 39868)

Full reference: R. C. Fox. 1976. Additions to the mammalian local fauna from the Upper Milk River Formation (Upper Cretaceous), Alberta. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 13:1105

Parent taxon: Spalacotheriidae according to G. Li and Z.-X. Luo 2006

Sister taxa: Akidolestes, Heishanlestes, Infernolestes, Peralestes, Shalbaatar, Spalacolestes, Spalacolestinae, Spalacotheridium, Spalacotherium, Spalacotheroides, Symmetrolestes

Subtaxa: Symmetrodontoides canadensis, Symmetrodontoides foxi, Symmetrodontoides oligodontos

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Type: Symmetrodontoides canadensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore