Pariadens kirklandi Cifelli and Eaton 1987 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Theriamorpha - Stagodontidae

Full reference: R. L. Cifelli and J. G. Eaton. 1987. Marsupial from the earliest Late Cretaceous of Western US. Nature 325(6104):520-522

Belongs to Pariadens according to Z. Kielan-Jaworowska et al. 2004

See also Cifelli and Eaton 1987

Sister taxon: Pariadens mckennai

Type specimen: Its type locality is UCM Loc85358, Kaiparowits Plateau, which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial horizon in the Naturita Formation of Utah.

Ecology: scansorial carnivore-durophage


• Cretaceous of United States (3: Utah collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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