Maotherium asiaticus Ji et al. 2009 (mammal)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

Full reference: Q. Ji, Z.-X. Luo, X. Zhang, C.-X. Yuan, and L. Xu. 2009. Evolutionary Development of the Middle Ear in Mesozoic Therian Mammals. Science 326:278-281

Belongs to Maotherium according to Q. Ji et al. 2009

Sister taxon: Maotherium sinensis

Type specimen: HGM 41H-III-0321, a skeleton (almost complete skull and most of the postcranial skeleton). Its type locality is Lujiatun Maotherium locality, which is in an Aptian terrestrial horizon in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution: found only at Lujiatun Maotherium locality

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