Bolodon osborni Simpson 1928 (multituberculate)

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Plagiaulacidae

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1928. A Catalogue of the Mesozoic Mammalia in the Geological Department of the British Museum 1-215

Belongs to Bolodon according to G. G. Simpson 1928

See also Clemens and Kielan-Jaworowska 1979 and Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Bolodon crassidens, Bolodon elongatus, Bolodon falconeri, Bolodon hydei, Bolodon minor

Type specimen: BMNH 47735a, a maxilla (partial right maxilla). Its type locality is Mammal Bed, Durlston Bay (DB83), which is in a Berriasian marine horizon in the Lulworth Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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