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Dermotherium Ducrocq et al. 1992 (colugo)

Osteichthyes - Dermoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 206243

Full reference: S. Ducrocq, E. Buffetaut, H. Buffetaut-Tong, J.-J. Jaeger, Y. Jongkanjanasoontorn and V. Suteethorn. 1992. First fossil flying lemur: A dermoptera from the Late Eocene of Thailand. 35(2):373-380

Parent taxon: Dermoptera according to T. Smith et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Elpidophorus, Eudermoptera, Galeopithecoidea, Plagiomene, Planetetherium, Worlandia

Subtaxa: Dermotherium chimaera, Dermotherium major

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Type: Dermotherium major

Ecology: scansorial insectivore