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Puercolestes Reynolds 1936 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Cimolesta - Cimolestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51262

Full reference: T. E. Reynolds. 1936. Two New Insectivores from the Lower Paleocene of New Mexico. Journal of Paleontology 10(3):202-209

Parent taxon: Cimolestidae according to T. E. Williamson et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Aboletylestes, Acmeodon, Alveugena, Avunculus, Bagalestes, Batodon, Betonnia, Chacopterygus, Cimolestes, Gelastops, Ilerdoryctes, Maelestes, Naranius, Procerberus, Suratilestes, Telacodon

Subtaxa: Puercolestes simpsoni

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Type: Puercolestes simpsoni

Ecology: scansorial insectivore