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Akidolestes Li and Luo 2006 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Spalacotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 137604

Full reference: G. Li and Z.-X. Luo. 2006. A Cretaceous symmetrodont therian with some monotreme-like postcranial features. Nature 439:195-200

Parent taxon: Spalacotheriidae according to G. Han and J. Meng 2016

Sister taxa: Infernolestes, Peralestes, Spalacolestinae, Spalacotherium, Symmetrolestes

Subtaxa: Akidolestes cifelli, Akidolestes cifellii

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore