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Hukoutherium ambigum Chow et al. 1973 (condylarth)

Osteichthyes - Acreodi - Mesonychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 140420

Full reference: M. M. Chow, Y.-P. Chang, B.-Y. Wang and S.-Y. Ting. 1973. New mammalian genera and species from the Paleocene of Nanhsiung, N. Kwangtung. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 11(1):31-35

Belongs to Hukoutherium according to X. Zhou et al. 1995

Sister taxon: Hukoutherium shimemensis

Type specimen: IVPP V4233, a mandible (broken dentaries with incisors, canines, p1-4, and m2-3). Its type locality is Linnania type, Nanxiong, which is in a Paleocene/Paleocene terrestrial mudstone in the Shanghu Formation of China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore