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†family Oxyclaenidae Scott 1892 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Acreodi

PaleoDB taxon number: 80644

Alternative spelling: Oxyclaeninae

Full reference: W. B. Scott. 1892. A revision of the North American Creodonta with notes on some genera which have been referred to that group. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 44:291-323

Parent taxon: Acreodi according to R. Tabuce et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Andrewsarchus, Mesonychia, Mondegodon, Oxyclaenus, Triisodontidae

Subtaxa: Epichriacus, Khashanagale, Pentacodon

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Type: Oxyclaenus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore