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Baiotomeus Krause 1987 (multituberculate)

Osteichthyes - Multituberculata - Ptilodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39811

Full reference: D. W. Krause. 1987. Baiotomeus, a New Ptilodontid Multituberculate (Mammalia) from the Middle Paleocene of Western North America . Journal of Paleontology 61(3):595-603

Parent taxon: Ptilodontidae according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska and J. H. Hurum 2001

Sister taxa: Gobiaatar, Kimbetohia, Prochetodon, Ptilodus

Subtaxa: Baiotomeus douglassi, Baiotomeus lamberti, Baiotomeus rhothonion, Baiotomeus russelli

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Ecology: arboreal omnivore