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Ounalashkastylus Chiba et al. 2016 (desmostylian)

Mammalia - Desmostylia - Desmostylidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 329742

Full reference: K. Chiba, A. R. Fiorillo, L. L. Jacobs, Y. Kimura, Y. Kobayashi, N. Kohno, Y. Nishida, M. J. Polcyn, and K. Tanaka. 2016. A new desmostylian mammal from Unalaska (USA) and the robust Sanjussen jaw from Hokkaido (Japan), with comments on feeding in derived desmostylids. Historical Biology 28(1-2):289-303

Parent taxon: Desmostylidae according to K. Matsui and T. Tsuihiji 2019

Sister taxa: Ashoroa, Cornwallius, Desmostylus, Vanderhoofius

Subtaxa: Ounalashkastylus tomidai

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Type: Ounalashkastylus tomidai

Ecology: scansorial insectivore