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Elpidophorus Simpson 1927 (colugo)

Mammalia - Dermoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 40324

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1927. Mammalian fauna and correlation of the Paskapoo Formation of Alberta. American Museum Novitates 268:1-10

Parent taxon: Dermoptera according to G. F. Gunnell 1989

Sister taxa: Dermotherium, Eudermoptera, Galeopithecoidea, Plagiomene, Planetetherium, Worlandia

Subtaxa: Elpidophorus elegans, Elpidophorus minor

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Type: Elpidophorus elegans

Ecology: scansorial insectivore