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Protodidelphis

Mammalia - Protodidelphidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Protodidelphis Paula Couto
1988Protodidelphis Carroll
2006Protodidelphis Goin et al.
2010Protodidelphis Ladaveze and Muizon
2011Protodidelphis Oliveira and Goin

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes(Rowe 1988)
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Boreosphenida()
subclassTheria
subclassMetatheria()
Marsupialia()
AmeridelphiaSzalay 1982
familyProtodidelphidaeMarshall 1987
genusProtodidelphis

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: scansorialf
Diet: omnivoref
Reproduction: viviparoussubc
Created: 2005-09-07 09:16:13
Modified: 2011-04-27 20:22:07
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Lillegraven 1979, Clemens 1979, Carroll 1988, Hopson 1973, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Paleocene to the top of the Lutetian or 58.70000 to 41.30000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Itaboraian59.0 - 57.0Argentina (Chubut) P. sp. (133040)
Late/Upper Paleocene - Early/Lower Eocene58.7 - 48.6Brazil (Rio de Janeiro) P. vanzolinii, Robertbutleria mastodontoidea (118314)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Argentina (Chubut) P. cf. sp. nov. (176059)
Lutetian47.8 - 41.3Argentina (Chubut) P. sp. nov., P. sp. (133039)