(After the palaeontologists Miquel Crusafont Pairo).
Named By: Henkel and Krebs - 1969.
Classification: Chordata, Mammalia, Dryolestida, Dryolestidae.
Species: C. cuencana (type).
Size: Uncertain due to incomplete remains, though estimated at around 10 centimetres long.
Known locations: Spain.
Time period: Barremian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Teeth.
Although so far only known from teeth, Crusafontia is thought to have been a squirrel-like mammal. This idea however is based upon comparison to other similar mammals with similar teeth known from this time.