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Prodiacodon Matthew 1929 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Leptictida - Leptictidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40264

Synonym: Palaeolestes Matthew and Granger 1918 (taxon 49669)

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1929. Preoccupied names. Journal of Mammalogy 10(2):171

Parent taxon: Leptictidae according to W. A. Clemens 2015

Sister taxa: Amphigyion, Asioictops, Eoictops, Gypsonictopinae, Leptictinae, Palaeictops, Procerberinae, Pseudorhynchocyoninae, Scileptictis

Subtaxa: Palaeolestes gorei, Prodiacodon concordiarcensis, Prodiacodon crustulum, Prodiacodon furor, Prodiacodon paucus, Prodiacodon puercensis, Prodiacodon tauricinerei

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Type: Diacodon puercensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore