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Akhnatenavus Holroyd 1999 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyainailouridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 81419

Full reference: P. A. Holroyd. 1999. New Pterodontinae (Creodonta: Hyaenodontidae) from the late Eocene-early Oligocene Jebel Qatrani Formation, Fayum province, Egypt. PaleoBios 19(2):1-18

Parent taxon: Hyainailourinae according to M. R. Borths and N. J. Stevens 2017

Sister taxa: Dissopsalini, Hemipsalodon, Hyainailourini, Hyainailouros, Isohyaenodon, Kerberos, Leakitherium, Megistotherium, Metapterodon, Metapterodontini, Mlanyama, Orienspterodon, Parapterodon, Paroxyaenini, Parvavorodon, Pterodon

Subtaxa: Akhnatenavus leptognathus, Akhnatenavus nefertiticyon

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Type: Pterodon leptognathus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore