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Cronopio dentiacutus Rougier et al. 2011 (mammal)

Osteichthyes - Meridiolestida

PaleoDB taxon number: 204734

Full reference: G. W. Rougier, S. Apesteguía, and L. C. Gaetano. 2011. Highly specialized mammalian skulls from the Late Cretaceous of South America. Nature 479:98-102

Belongs to Cronopio according to G. W. Rougier et al. 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MPCA 454, a partial skull (incomplete skull with full upper dentition missing the braincase, part of the rostral roof, and the lower jaws). Its type locality is La Buitrera (lower), which is in a Cenomanian fluvial sandstone in the Candeleros Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore