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Barunlestes butleri Kielan-Jaworowska 1975 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Eutheria - Zalambdalestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 57289

Full reference: Z. Kielan-Jaworowska. 1975. Preliminary description of two new eutherian genera from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia. Palaeontologia Polonica 33:5-15

Belongs to Barunlestes according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ZPal MgM-I/77, a partial skeleton (damaged skull with both dentaries and a large part of the postcranial skeleton). Its type locality is Khulsan (general) [PMPE], which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone/sandstone in the Baruungoyot Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore