Name: Paressonodon.
Phonetic: Pah-res-so-no-odn.
Named By: Gregory P.‭ ‬Wilson,‭ ‬Marieke Dechesne‭ & ‬Ingrid R.‭ ‬Anderson‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Mammalia,‭ ‬Multituberculata,‭ ‬Neoplagiaulacidae.
Species: P.‭ ‬nelsoni‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Omnivore‭?
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: USA,‭ ‬Colorado‭ ‬-‭ ‬Laramie Formation,‭ ‬Wyoming‭ ‬-‭ ‬Lance Formation.
Time period: Maastrichtian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Paressonodon is a genus of multituberculatan mammal that lived in the USA during the late Cretaceous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬New Late Cretaceous mammals from northeastern Colorado with biochronologic and biogeographic implications.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology‭ ‬30‭ (‬2‭)‬:‭ ‬499‭–‬520.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Gregory P.‭ ‬Wilson,‭ ‬Marieke Dechesne‭ & ‬Ingrid R.‭ ‬Anderson‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.


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