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
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
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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