Carolocoutoia Goin et al. 1998 (marsupial)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Protodidelphidae

Full reference: F. J. Goin, E. V. Oliveira, and A. M. Candela. 1998. Carolocoutoia ferigoloi nov. gen. and sp. (Protodidelphidae), a new Paleocene "opossum·like" marsupial from Brazil. Palaeovertebrata 27(3–4):145-154

Parent taxon: Protodidelphidae according to E. V. Oliveira and F. J. Goin 2011

See also Goin et al. 1998

Sister taxa: Bergqvistherium, Guggenheimia, Periprotodidelphis, Protodidelphis, Zeusdelphys

Subtaxa: Carolocoutoia ferigoloi

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Type: Carolocoutoia ferigoloi

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution: found only at São José de Itaborai (Paleocene to Eocene of Brazil)

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