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†unranked clade Asioryctitheria Novacek et al. 1997 (placental mammal)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

Synonym: Kennalestidae [invalid subgroup]

Full reference: M. J. Novacek, G. W. Rougier, J. R. Wible, M. C. McKenna, D. Dashzeveg and I. Horovitz. 1997. Epipubic bones in eutherian mammals from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia. Nature 389:483-486

Parent taxon: Eutheria according to J. R. Wible et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Acreodi, Acristatherium, Arctocyonidae, Bibymalagasia, Cimolesta, Deltatherium, Endotherium, Eomaia, Gliriformes, Holoclemensiidae, Horolodectes, Juramaia, Kennalestoidea, Leptictida, Mingotheriidae, Mutica, Nanocuridae, Notopterna, Palaeoryctidae, Paleotomus, Pantolestidae, Paranyctoides, Paraxonia, Placentalia, Sahnitherium, Sazlestes, Taeniodonta, Therictoidea, Zalambdalestidae, Zhelestidae, Plantigradae, Digitigradae, Rosores, Oligodontae, Edentulae, Tesserachenae, Trichenae, Monochenae, Hydrophorae, Ruminantes

Subtaxa: Asioryctes, Asioryctidae, Bulaklestes, Daulestes, Kennalestes, Sailestes, Sailestinae, Sasayamamylos, Uchkudukodon, Ukhaatherium, Zhelestinae

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore