Bobbschaefferia fluminensis Paula Couto 1970 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Polydolopimorphia

Synonym: Schaefferia fluminensis Paula Couto 1952 [replaced name]

Belongs to Bobbschaefferia according to Paula Couto 1970

See also Paula Couto 1952

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Bobbschaefferia fluminensis: MNRJ 1350-V, a mandible (Left dentary)
  • Schaefferia fluminensis: MNRJ 1350-V, a mandible (Portion of left mandibular ramus). Its type locality is São José de Itaborai, which is in an Eocene fissure fill marl in the Itaboraí Formation of Brazil.

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

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

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