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Zygiocuspis Cifelli 1990 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 39915

Full reference: R. L. Cifelli. 1990. A primitive higher mammal from the Late Cretaceous of southern Utah. Journal of Mammalogy 71(3):343-350

Parent taxon: Boreosphenida according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Aegialodon, Deltatheridium, Erinaceus, Hypomylos, Paleomolops, Picopsidae, Potamotelsidae, Theria, Tribotherium

Subtaxa: Zygiocuspis goldingi

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Type: Zygiocuspis goldingi

Ecology: scansorial insectivore