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Masrasector nananubis Borths and Seiffert 2017 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Hyaenodonta

PaleoDB taxon number: 352290

Full reference: M. R. Borths and E. R. Seiffert. 2017. Craniodental and humeral morphology of a new species of Masrasector (Teratodontinae, Hyaenodonta, Placentalia) from the late Eocene of Egypt and locomotor diversity in hyaenodonts. PLoS ONE 12(4):e0173527:1-60

Belongs to Masrasector according to M. R. Borths and N. J. Stevens 2017

Sister taxa: Masrasector aegypticum, Masrasector ligabuei

Type specimen: CGM 83736 (formerly DPC 11383), a mandible. Its type locality is Quarry L-41 (Jebel Qatrani Formation), which is in a Rupelian lacustrine mudstone in the Jebel Qatrani Formation of Egypt.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore