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Maotherium Rougier et al. 2003 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 137609

Full reference: G. W. Rougier, Q. Ji, and M. J. Novacek. 2003. A new symmetrodont mammal with fur impressions from the Mesozoic of China. Acta Geologica Sinica 77(1):7-14

Parent taxon: Spalacotherioidea according to G. Li and Z.-X. Luo 2006

Sister taxon: Zhangheotherium

Subtaxa: Maotherium asiaticus, Maotherium sinensis

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore