Dryolestes

Dryolestes obtususDryolestes priscus
Dryolestes is an extinct genus of Late Jurassic mammal from the Morrison Formation and the Alcobaça Formation of Portugal.wikipedia
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List of prehistoric mammals

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Alcobaça Formation

Camadas de AlcobaçaAlcobaca FormationAlcobaça
Dryolestes is an extinct genus of Late Jurassic mammal from the Morrison Formation and the Alcobaça Formation of Portugal.

List of Paleobiota of the Morrison Formation

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Finally, two families of Dryolestoidea were present: Paurodontidae, including Comotherium richi, Euthlastus cordiformis, Paurodon valens, and Tathiodon agilis; and Dryolestidae, including Amblotherium gracilis, Dryolestes obtusus (common genus), ''D.

Dryolestidae

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Late Jurassic

Upper JurassicMalmlatest Jurassic
Dryolestes is an extinct genus of Late Jurassic mammal from the Morrison Formation and the Alcobaça Formation of Portugal.

Morrison Formation

MorrisonBrushy Basin MemberSalt Wash Member
Dryolestes is an extinct genus of Late Jurassic mammal from the Morrison Formation and the Alcobaça Formation of Portugal.

Mammal

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Evolution of mammals

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The lineage leading to today's mammals split up in the Jurassic; synapsids from this period include Dryolestes, more closely related to extant placentals and marsupials than to monotremes, as well as Ambondro, more closely related to monotremes.

Dryolestoidea

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A fundamentally modern ear is known in at least Dryolestes and mesungulatids.

Groebertherium

Groebertherium novasi
It was rather similar to Dryolestes, indicating a similar tenrec or hedgehog-like lifestyle.

Lourinhã Formation

Lourinha FormationSobral UnitPraia da Amoreira-Porto Novo Formation