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Gelastops Simpson 1935 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Cimolesta - Cimolestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40237

Synonym: Emperodon Simpson 1935 (taxon 46076)

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1935. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 83

Parent taxon: Cimolestidae according to B. J. Burger 2007

Sister taxa: Aboletylestes, Acmeodon, Alveugena, Avunculus, Bagalestes, Batodon, Betonnia, Chacopterygus, Cimolestes, Ilerdoryctes, Maelestes, Naranius, Procerberus, Puercolestes, Suratilestes, Telacodon

Subtaxa: Gelastops joni, Gelastops parcus

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Type: Gelastops parcus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore