Djadochtatherium matthewi Simpson 1925 (multituberculate)

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Djadochtatheriidae

Alternative combination: Catopsalis matthewi

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1925. A Mesozoic mammal skull from Mongolia. American Museum Novitates 201:1-12

Belongs to Djadochtatherium according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

See also Clemens and Kielan-Jaworowska 1979, Kielan-Jaworowska 1974, Kielan-Jaworowska and Sloan 1979, Simpson 1925 and Simpson 1928

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH 20440, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Shabarakh Usu (AMNH loc. 12049), which is in a Campanian eolian sandstone in the Djadokhta Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Mongolia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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