Palaeoryctidae

Palaeoryctidae

[¦pāl·ē·ō′rik·tə‚dē]
(paleontology)
A family of extinct insectivorous mammals in the order Deltatheridia.
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However, it is worthy to note that Indian mammals previously referred to the Laurasian Palaeoryctidae or as basal Euarchonta were recently considered by some authors as related to some mammals currently referable to the Gondwanan clade Afrotheria (see BOYER et al.