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Euarchontoglires

Mammalia -

Taxonomy
Euarchontoglires was named by Murphy et al. (2001). It is extant.

It was assigned to Placentalia by Archibald and Averianov (2005), Averianov and Archibald (2005) and Wible et al. (2007); and to Boreoeutheria by Asher and Helgen (2010).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Euarchontoglires Murphy et al.
2001Supraprimates Waddell et al. p. 148 figs. Figure 3
2005Euarchontoglires Archibald and Averianov
2005Euarchontoglires Averianov and Archibald p. 595
2007Euarchontoglires Wible et al.
2010Euarchontoglires Asher and Helgen p. 3 figs. Figure 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
RankNameAuthor
Amniota
subclassSynapsida
suborderEupelycosauria
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001

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
Maximum body mass: 4.22 kgs
Minimum body mass: 3 gg
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: s = species, g = genus, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum, uc = unranked clade
References: Luo et al. 2003, Legendre 1988, Vizcaíno et al. 2010, Carroll 1988, Walton 1997, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Late/Upper Barremian to the top of the Holocene or 130.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 113.0 Ma

Collections (6037 total)

Oldest occurrences

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 (Andhra Pradesh) Deccanolestes hislopi, Deccanolestes robustus, Deccanolestes hislopi (27014) Deccanolestes sp., Deccanolestes robustus, Deccanolestes hislopi (122240)
Maastrichtian72.1 - 66.0India (Madhya Pradesh) Deccanolestes sp., Otlestidae indet., Deccanolestes narmadensis (75493)
Early/Lower Paleocene66.0 - 61.7China (Anhui) Heomys sp. (132940) Mimotona sp. (132943) Mimotona wana (132941)
Danian66.0 - 61.6Belgium (Hainaut) Afrodon gheerbranti, Bustylus folieae, Proremiculus lagnauxi, Peradectes marandati, Adapisoriculus sp. (132949)
Cenozoic66.0 - 0.0Mongolia (South Gobi Aimag) Rodentia sp. (137861)
To263.3 - 61.7Canada (Alberta) Elpidophorus sp. (99007)
To363.3 - 61.7Canada (Alberta) Elpidophorus minor (14894)
Torrejonian63.3 - 61.7USA (Montana) Elpidophorus minor (14913)
Torrejonian63.3 - 61.7Canada (Alberta) Elpidophorus elegans (194574) Elpidophorus minor (143200)
Middle Paleocene61.7 - 58.7China (Anhui) Glires indet. (176614) Heomys orientalis, Mimotona wana (132939) Mimotona robusta (132942) Mina hui (179025)
Ti161.7 - 56.8Canada (Alberta) Thylacaelurus sp., Mimotonidae indet., Elpidophorus elegans (14939)
Ti361.7 - 56.8Canada (Alberta) Elpidophorus elegans (14928 14992)
Tiffanian61.7 - 56.8USA (Montana) Elpidophorus elegans (15025) Elpidophorus patratus (15037 15064) Elpidophorus sp. (15048) Plagiomenidae indet., Elpidophorus elegans (14937)
Tiffanian61.7 - 56.8USA (Wyoming) Elpidophorus elegans (15017 15034) Elpidophorus minor (15067)
Tiffanian61.7 - 56.8Canada (Alberta) Elpidophorus elegans (14929 14949 14954 14957 14959 14973 14995)
Selandian61.6 - 59.2Belgium Bustylus germanicus (68431)
Selandian61.6 - 59.2Germany (Saxony-Anhalt) Adapisoriculidae indet., Adapisoriculus germanicus, Afrodon germanicus, Afrodon sp. (74643)