Epidolops Paula Couto 1952 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Polydolopimorphia - Bonapartheriidae

Full reference: C. d. Paula Couto. 1952. Fossil mammals from the beginning of the Cenozoic in Brazil. Marsupialia: Polydolopidae and Borhyaenidae. American Museum Novitates 1559:1-27

Parent taxon: Bonapartheriidae according to F. J. Goin et al. 2009

See also Goin et al. 2006, Ladaveze and Muizon 2010, Marshall 1982, McKenna and Bell 1997, Oliveira and Goin 2011, Pascual and Bond 1981 and Paula Couto 1952

Sister taxon: Bonapartherium

Subtaxa: Epidolops ameghinoi

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Type: Epidolops ameghinoi

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene to Eocene of Brazil (1 collection)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1)

Total: 2 collections including 3 occurrences

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