Aenigmadelphys Cifelli and Johanson 1994 (marsupial)

Mammalia - Didelphimorphia

Full reference: R. L. Cifelli and Z. Johanson. 1994. New marsupial from the Upper Cretaceous of Utah. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 14(2):292-295

Parent taxon: Didelphimorphia according to B. M. Davis 2007

See also Cifelli and Johanson 1994, Goin et al. 2006, Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Williamson et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Alphadontidae, Apistodon, Didelphidae, Didelphoidea, Ghamidtherium, Iqualadelphis, Pedimanes, Pediomyoidea, Peradectoidea, Sparassocynidae, Stagodontidae, Varalphadon

Subtaxa: Aenigmadelphys archeri

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Type: Aenigmadelphys archeri

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (3: Utah collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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