†subfamily Peradectinae Crochet 1979 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Peradectidae

Alternative spelling: Peradectini

Parent taxon: Peradectidae according to Z. Johanson 1995

See also Bajpai et al. 2005, Korth 1994, Krishtalka and Stucky 1983 and Krishtalka and Stucky 1983

Sister taxa: Armintodelphys, Caroloameghiniinae, Maastrichtidelphys, Mimoperadectes, Pediomyidae, Peradectes

Subtaxa: Didelphidectes Indodelphis Nanodelphys Siamoperadectes

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Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Thailand (1 collection)

• Arikareean of United States (4: Montana, Nebraska)

• Oligocene of Canada (2: Saskatchewan), United States (8: Colorado, Montana, Nebraska, Wyoming)

• Eocene of Canada (2: Saskatchewan), India (1), United States (9: Colorado, Nebraska, Wyoming)

Total: 27 collections each including a single occurrence

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