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Capacikala Macdonald 1963 (beaver)

Osteichthyes - Glires - Castoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41537

Full reference: J. R. Macdonald. 1963. The Miocene faunas from the Wounded Knee area of western South Dakota. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 125(3):139-238

Parent taxon: Palaeocastorinae according to N. Rybczynski 2007

Sister taxa: Euhapsis, Fossorcastor, Palaeocastor, Pseudopalaeocastor

Subtaxa: Capacikala gradatus, Capacikala parvus, Capacikala sajakensis

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore