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Trapalcotherium matuastensis Rougier et al. 2009 (Trapalc├│ beast)

Osteichthyes - Allotheria

PaleoDB taxon number: 140937

Full reference: G. W. Rougier, L. Chornogubsky, S. Casadio, N. P. Arango, and A. Giallombardo. 2009. Mammals from the Allen Formation, Late Cretaceous, Argentina. Cretaceous Research 30:223-238

Belongs to Trapalcotherium according to G. W. Rougier et al. 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MML-Pv 16, a tooth (left m1). Its type locality is Cerro Tortuga, Bajo Trapalcˇ, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian fluvial sandstone/siltstone in the Allen Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore