PaleoDB taxon number: 348007
Alternative combination: Kennatherium shirensis
Full reference: J. S. Mellett and F. S. Szalay. 1968. Kennatherium shirensis (Mammalia, Palaeoryctoidea), a new didymoconid from the Eocene of Asia. American Museum Novitates 2342:1-7
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: AMNH 26295, a mandible (Posterior part of mandible). Its type locality is Chimney Butte, North Mesa, which is in an Eocene terrestrial horizon in the Ulan Shireh Formation of Mongolia.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore