Ishatherium Sahni and Kumar 1980 (placental)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida

Full reference: A. Sahni and K. Kumar. 1980. Lower Eocene Sirenia, Ishatherium subathuensis, gen. et sp. nov. from the type area, Subathu Formation, Subathu, Simla Himalayas, H. P. Journal of the Palaeontological Society of India 23&24:132-135

Parent taxon: Placentalia according to L. N. Cooper et al. 2014

See also Carroll 1988, Domning 1996, McKenna and Bell 1997, Sahni and Kumar 1980 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Afrotheria, Americatheria, Atlantogenata, Boreoeutheria, Educabilia, Epitheria, Euarchontoglires, Exafroplacentalia, Ineducabilia, Laurasiatheria, Lipotyphla, Perissodactyla, Petrolemuridae, Pseudorhyncocyonidae, Tingamarra, Ungulatomorpha, Mutilata

Subtaxa: Ishatherium subathuensis

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Type: Ishatherium subathuensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution: found only at Kuthar Nala (Eocene of India)

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