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Centetodon pulcher Marsh 1872 (placental)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Geolabididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44993

Synonym: Hypacodon praecursor McKenna 1960 (taxon 47195)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Preliminary description of new Tertiary mammals. Part II. American Journal of Science 4(21):202-224

Belongs to Centetodon according to O. P. Hay 1902

Sister taxa: Centetodon aztecus, Centetodon bacchanalis, Centetodon bembicophagus, Centetodon chadronensis, Centetodon divaricatus, Centetodon hendryi, Centetodon kuenzii, Centetodon magnus, Centetodon marginalis, Centetodon neashami, Centetodon patratus, Centetodon wolffi, Protictops alticuspidens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 2.00 x 1.40