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Gobiconodon zofiae Li et al. 2003 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Eutriconodonta - Gobiconodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 197841

Full reference: C. Li, Y. Wang, Y. Hu and J. Meng. 2003. A new species of Gobiconodon (Triconodonta, Mammalia) and its implication for the age of Jehol Biota. Chinese Science Bulletin 48(11):1129-1134

Belongs to Gobiconodon according to C. Li et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Gobiconodon bathoniensis, Gobiconodon borissiaki, Gobiconodon haizhouensis, Gobiconodon hoburensis, Gobiconodon hopsoni, Gobiconodon luoianus, Gobiconodon ostromi, Gobiconodon palaios, Gobiconodon tomidai

Type specimen: IVPP V12585, a partial skull (A skull, with right half damaged, and associated lower jaws). Its type locality is Lujiatun village, Beipiao (IVPP), which is in an Aptian fluvial tuff in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore