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Palaeanodon Matthew 1918 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Ferae - Metacheiromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43667

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1918. A revision of the Lower Eocene Wasatch and Wind River faunas. Part V. Insectivora (Continued), Glires, Edentata. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 38(16):429-483

Parent taxon: Metacheiromyidae according to E. Gheerbrant et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Brachianodon, Metacheiromys, Mylanodon, Propalaeanodon

Subtaxa: Palaeanodon ignavus, Palaeanodon nievelti, Palaeanodon parvulus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore