Paranyctoides sternbergi Fox 1979 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Theriamorpha

Full reference: R. C. Fox. 1979. Mammals from the Upper Cretaceous Oldman Formation, Alberta. III. Eutheria. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 16:114

Belongs to Paranyctoides according to M. Montellano et al. 2013

See also Fox 1979, Fox 1984 and Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Paranyctoides maleficus, Paranyctoides quadrans

Type specimen: Its type locality is Irvine microvertebrate site, which is in a Judithian terrestrial horizon in the Dinosaur Park Formation of Canada

Ecology: scansorial insectivore


• Cretaceous of Canada (3: Alberta collections), United States (1: New Mexico)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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