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Hypictops Gazin 1949 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Leptictida - Leptictidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47213

Full reference: C. L. Gazin. 1949. A leptictid insectivore from the middle Eocene Bridger Formation of Wyoming. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 39(7):271-277

Parent taxon: Leptictinae according to L. Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Blacktops, Leptictis, Megaleptictis, Myrmecoboides

Subtaxa: Hypictops syntaphus

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Type: Hypictops syntaphus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore