Morganucodon Kuehne 1949 (mammaliaform)

Osteichthyes - Therapsida

Full reference: W. G. Kuehne. 1949. On a triconodont tooth of a new pattern from a fissure-filling in South Glamorgan. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 119:345-350

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

See also Bonaparte 2012, Butler and Sigogneau-Russel 2016, Carroll 1988, Clemens 1980, Jenkins and Crompton 1979, Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004 and Luo et al. 2001

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

Subtaxa: Morganucodon heikuopengensis Morganucodon oehleri Morganucodon peyeri Morganucodon tardus Morganucodon watsoni

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of China (3 collections), the United Kingdom (6), United States (1: Arizona)

• Triassic of France (1), Switzerland (1)

Total: 12 collections including 14 occurrences

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