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Volaticotherium Meng et al. 2006 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Eutriconodonta - Triconodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 91433

Full reference: J. Meng, Y. Hu, Y. Wang, X. Wang, and C. Li. 2006. A Mesozoic gliding mammal from northeastern China. Nature 444:889-893

Parent taxon: Volaticotherini according to L. C. Gaetano and G. W. Rougier 2011

Sister taxa: Argentoconodon, Ichthyoconodon, Triconolestes

Subtaxa: Volaticotherium antiquus

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Type: Volaticotherium antiquus

Ecology: volant insectivore