Megazostrodon Crompton and Jenkins 1968 (mammaliaform)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

Full reference: A. W. Crompton and F. A. Jenkins. 1968. Molar occlusion in Late Triassic mammals. Biological Reviews 43:427-458

Parent taxon: Mammaliaformes according to S. Bi et al. 2014

See also Carroll 1988, Jenkins and Crompton 1979 and Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Adelobasileus, Amphilestheria, Bocaconodon, Castorocauda, Hadrocodium, Haldanodon, Haramiyida, Mammalia, Morganucodon, Sinoconodon, Tinodon

Subtaxa: Megazostrodon rudnerae

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Type: Megazostrodon rudnerae

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Lesotho (1 collection), South Africa (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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