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Avitotherium utahensis Cifelli 1990 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Eutheria - Zhelestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44395

Full reference: R. L. Cifelli. 1990. Cretaceous mammals from southern Utah. IV. Eutherian mammals from the Wahweap (Aquilean) and Kaiparowits (Judithian) Formations. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 10(3):346-360

Belongs to Avitotherium according to R. L. Cifelli 1990

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MNA V4650, a tooth (right [upper] M1 or 2). Its type locality is Kaiparowits Formation (Lower), OMNH V9, which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Kaiparowits Formation of Utah.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 2.01 x 1.25