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Epipeltephilus Ameghino 1904 (edentate)

Mammalia - Placentalia - Peltephilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43537

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1904. Nuevas especies de mamíferos, cretáceos y terciarios de la República Argentina [New species of mammals, Cretaceous and Tertiarty, from the Argentine Republic]. Anales de la Sociedad Cientifica Argentina 56–58:1-142

Parent taxon: Peltephilidae according to B. J. Shockey 2017

Sister taxa: Anantiosodon, Parapeltecoelus, Peltecoelus, Peltephilus, Ronwolffia

Subtaxa: Epipeltephilus caraguensis, Epipeltephilus kanti, Epipeltephilus recurvus

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Type: Epipeltephilus recurvus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore