†superfamily Mixodectoidea Simpson 1945 (placental)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1945. The principles of classification and a classification of mammals. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 85:1-350

Parent taxon: Euarchontoglires according to J. J. Hooker 2014

See also Gunnell 1989, Simpson 1945 and Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Anagalida, Apatemyoidea, Archonta, Euarchonta, Gliriformes

Subtaxa: Mixodectidae

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore


• Paleocene of Canada (8: Alberta collections), United States (23: Montana, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 31 collections including 35 occurrences

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