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Alostera Fox 1989 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Eutheria - Zhelestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40219

Full reference: R. C. Fox. 1989. The Wounded Knee local fauna and mammalian evolution near the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary, Saskatchewan, Canada. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 208(1-3):11-59

Parent taxon: Zhelestidae according to J. R. Wible et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Aspanlestes, Avitotherium, Beleutinus, Beleutinus orlovi, Borisodon, Eozhelestes, Gallolestes, Kumsuperus, Lainodontinae, Mistralestes, Oxlestes, Parazhelestes, Sheikhdzheilia, Sorlestes, Valentinella, Zhalmouzia, Zhelestes

Subtaxa: Alostera saskatchewanensis

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Type: Alostera saskatchewanensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore