Borealestes Waldman and Savage 1972 (dodocont)

Osteichthyes - Docodonta - Docodontidae

Full reference: M. Waldman and R. J. G. Savage. 1972. The first Jurassic mammal from Scotland. Journal of the Geological Society 128:119-125

Parent taxon: Docodontidae according to A. O. Averianov et al. 2010

See also Carroll 1988, Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004, Kron 1979, Pfretzschner et al. 2005, Sigogneau-Russell 2003, Waldman and Savage 1972 and Walker 1969

Sister taxa: Cyrtlatherium, Delsatia, Docodon, Dsungarodon, Gondtherium, Haldanodon, Peraiocynodon

Subtaxa: Borealestes mussetti Borealestes serendipitus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore


• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections including 4 occurrences

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