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Pontifactor West 1974 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Placentalia - Nyctitheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40505

Full reference: R. M. West. 1974.  New North American Middle Eocene Nyctithere (Mammalia, Insectivora). Journal of Paleontology 48(5):983-987

Parent taxon: Placentidentinae according to K. C. Beard and M. R. Dawson 2009

Sister taxa: Placentidens, Wyonycteris

Subtaxa: Pontifactor bestiola

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore