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Mongolestes Szalay and Gould 1966 (condylarth)

Osteichthyes - Acreodi - Mesonychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42925

Full reference: F. S. Szalay and S. J. Gould. 1966. Asiatic Mesonychidae (Mammalia, Condylarthra). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 132(2):129-173

Parent taxon: Mesonychinae according to X. Zhou et al. 1995

Sister taxa: Ankalagon, Guilestes, Hukoutherium, Mesonyx, Mongolonyx, Yantanglestes

Subtaxa: Mongolestes alxaensis, Mongolestes hadrodens

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Type: Mongolestes hadrodens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore