Eodelphis browni Matthew 1916 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Stagodontidae

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1916. A marsupial from the Belly River Cretaceous: with critical observations upon the affinities of the Cretaceous mammals. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 35(25):477-500

Belongs to Eodelphis according to R. C. Fox and B. G. Naylor 2006

See also Archibald 1982, Clemens 1966, Clemens 1979, Fox 1981, Hay 1930, Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004, Montellano 1992, Russell 1952, Sahni 1972 and Simpson 1929

Sister taxon: Eodelphis cutleri

Type specimen: AMNH 14169, a mandible (left dentary, symphyseal region of right dentary, and fragments of the skull)

Ecology: scansorial carnivore-durophage


• Cretaceous of Canada (3: Alberta collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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