Chainodus ulmensis Ziegler 1990 (placental)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Dimylidae

Full reference: R. Ziegler. 1990. Didelphidae, Erinaceidae, Metacodontidae und Dimylidae (Mammalia) aus dem Oberoligozän und Untermiozän Süddeutschlands. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde. Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 158:1-99

Belongs to Chainodus according to R. Ziegler 1990

Sister taxa: Chainodus eggingensis, Chainodus intercedens, Chainodus sulcatus

Type specimen: SMNS 44766 D4, a tooth (p4 dext.). Its type locality is Ulm-Westtangente, which is in a MN 2 terrestrial marl in Germany.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution: found only at Ulm-Westtangente

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