Periprotodidelphis Oliveira and Goin 2011 (marsupial)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Protodidelphidae

Full reference: E. V. Oliveira and F. J. Goin. 2011. A reassessment of bunodont metatherians from the Paleogene of Itaborai (Brazil): Systematics and the age of the Itaborian SALMA. Revista Brasileira de Paleontologia 14(2):105-136

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

Sister taxa: Bergqvistherium, Carolocoutoia, Guggenheimia, Protodidelphis

Subtaxa: Periprotodidelphis bergqvistae

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Type: Periprotodidelphis bergqvistae

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

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

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