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Nuryctes Tong 2003 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Cimolesta - Palaeoryctidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 334450

Synonym: Neoryctes Tong 1997 [replaced name] (taxon 334449)

Full reference: Y.-S. Tong. 2003. Nuryctes, a new generic name to replace Neoryctes Tong, 1997 (Mammalia, ?Insectivora, Palaeoryctidae). Vertebrata PalAsiatica 41(1):88

Parent taxon: Palaeoryctidae according to A. V. Lopatin and A. O. Averianov 2004

Sister taxa: Aaptoryctes, Aceroryctes, Deltatheridiinae, Didelphodontinae, Eoryctes, Jarveia, Lainoryctes, Ottoryctes, Palaeoryctes, Palaeoryctinae, Pararyctes, Pinoryctes, Voltaia

Subtaxa: Nuryctes alayensis, Nuryctes gobiensis, Nuryctes qinlingensis

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Type: Neoryctes qinlingensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore