Iqualadelphis Fox 1987 (marsupial)

Mammalia - Didelphimorphia

Full reference: R. C. Fox. 1987. An ancestral marsupial and its implications for early marsupial evolution. Occasional Paper of the Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology 3:236-240

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

See also Cifelli 1993, Fox 1987, Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Williamson et al. 2012

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

Subtaxa: Iqualadelphis lactea

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Type: Iqualadelphis lactea

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (1: Alberta collection), United States (4: Montana, Utah)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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