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Zalambdalestoidea

Mammalia -

Taxonomy
Zalambdalestoidea was named by Gregory and Simpson (1926).

It was reranked as the unranked clade Zalambdalestoidea by Averianov and Archibald (2005).

It was assigned to Euarchontoglires by Archibald and Averianov (2005); and to Gliriformes by Averianov and Archibald (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1926Zalambdalestoidea Gregory and Simpson
1985Otlestinae Nessov p. 15
1989Otlestidae Kielan-Jaworowska and Dashzeveg p. 348
1997Otlestidae Averianov p. 248
2004Otlestidae Kielan-Jaworowska et al. pp. 494, 497
2005Zalambdalestoidea Archibald and Averianov
2005Zalambdalestoidea Averianov and Archibald p. 595

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
superfamilyZalambdalestoideaGregory and Simpson 1926
superfamilyZalambdalestoideaGregory and Simpson 1926

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialsubc
Diet: insectivoreuc
Created: 2005-09-06 20:43:42
Modified: 2005-09-06 22:44:32
Source: subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Luo et al. 2003, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Barremian to the top of the Early/Lower Campanian or 130.00000 to 70.60000 Ma

Collections (5 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Barremian - Aptian130.0 - 113.0Russian Federation (Buryat) Prokennalestes abramovi, Kennalestoidea indet. (58196)
Early/Lower Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Uzbekistan (Navoi) Bobolestes zenge (58208) Otlestes meiman (64684)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Kazakhstan (Ongtüstik Qazaqstan) Otlestidae indet. (59730)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0India (Madhya Pradesh) Otlestidae indet. (75493)