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Andrewsarchus Osborn 1924 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Acreodi

PaleoDB taxon number: 42910

Full reference: H. F. Osborn. 1924. Andrewsarchus, giant mesonychid of Mongolia. American Museum Novitates 146:1-5

Parent taxon: Acreodi according to R. Tabuce et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Mesonychia, Mondegodon, Oxyclaenidae, Oxyclaenus, Triisodontidae

Subtaxa: Andrewsarchus crassum, Andrewsarchus mongoliensis

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Type: Andrewsarchus mongoliensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore