†family Allodontidae Marsh 1889 (multituberculate)

Mammalia - Multituberculata - Allodontidae

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1889. Discovery of Cretaceous Mammalia. Part II. American Journal of Science 38:177-180

Parent taxon: Plagiaulacida according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska and J. H. Hurum 2001

See also Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Albionbaataridae, Allodontoidea, Argillomys, Eobaataridae, Glirodon, Gondwanatherioidea, Iberica, Janumys, Paulchoffatiidae, Paulchoffatioidea, Pinheirodontidae, Plagiaulacidae, Zofiabaataridae

Subtaxa: Allacodon Ctenacodon Psalodon

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Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the United Kingdom (1 collection), United States (5: Wyoming)

• Jurassic of United States (5: Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 11 collections including 21 occurrences

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