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Plesiorycteropus Filhol 1895 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 43319

Synonym: Majoria Thomas 1915 (taxon 166392)

Parent taxon: Tenrecoidea according to M. Buckley 2013

Sister taxa: Afrosoricida, Chrysochloridae, Qatranilestes, Tenrecidae, Jawharia, Widanelfarasia, Dilambdogale

Subtaxa: Majoria rapeto, Plesiorycteropus germainepetterae, Plesiorycteropus madagascariensis

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Type: Plesiorycteropus madagascariensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore