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Volaticotherium antiquus Meng et al. 2006 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Eutriconodonta - Triconodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 91434

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

Belongs to Volaticotherium according to J. Meng et al. 2006

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V14739, a skeleton (squashed skeleton preserved in the part and counterpart). Its type locality is Daohugou, which is in a Callovian lacustrine - large shale/tuff in the Tiaojishan Formation of China.

Ecology: volant insectivore