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Pugmeodon Kaup 1838 (placental)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 53116

Full reference: J. J. Kaup. 1838. [Über Zähne von Halytherium und Pugmeodon aus dem Maynzer Becken]. Neues Jahrbuch fur Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrefaktenkunde 1838:319

Parent taxon: Sirenia according to D. P. Domning 1978

Sister taxa: Crassitherium, Dugongidae, Dugongoidea, Manatherium, Manatus inornatus, Prorastomidae, Prorastomoidea, Protosirenidae, Rhytinidae, Sirenotherium, Sirenotherium pirabense, Sobrarbesiren, Trichechidae

Subtaxa: none

Type: Halitherium schinzii

Ecology: scansorial insectivore