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Eleutherodon oxfordensis Kermack et al. 1998 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Allotheria

PaleoDB taxon number: 172915

Full reference: K. A. Kermack, D. M. Kermack, P. M. Lees and J. R. E. Mills. 1998. New multituberculate-like teeth from the Middle Jurassic of England. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 43(4):581-606

Belongs to Eleutherodon according to P. M. Butler and J. J. Hooker 2005

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BDUC J.460, a tooth (upper molar). Its type locality is Kirtlington 3p (Mammal Bed), which is in a Bathonian mire/swamp marl in the Forest Marble Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore