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Ellipsodon Scott 1892 (condylarth)

Mammalia - Placentalia - Mioclaenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42235

Full reference: W. B. Scott. 1892. A revision of the North American Creodonta with notes on some genera which have been referred to that group. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 44:291-323

Parent taxon: Mioclaeninae according to T. J. D. Halliday et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Bomburia, Palasiodon

Subtaxa: Ellipsodon grangeri, Ellipsodon inaequidens, Ellipsodon lemuroides, Ellipsodon sternbergi, Ellipsodon yotankae

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Type: Tricentes inaequidens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore