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Acristatherium yanensis Hu et al. 2010 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Eutheria

PaleoDB taxon number: 197847

Full reference: Y. Hu, J. Meng, C. Li and Y. Wang. 2010. New basal eutherian mammal from the Early Cretaceous Jehol biota, Liaoning, China. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 277:229-236

Belongs to Acristatherium according to Y. Hu et al. 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V15004, a skull (Partial skull with associated partial right lower jaw that bears nearly complete right upper and lower dentitions). Its type locality is Yanzigou, Shanyuan, which is in an Aptian fluvial horizon in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore