Roberthoffstetteria nationalgeographica Marshall et al. 1983 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Polydolopimorphia - Sillustaniidae

Full reference: L. G. Marshall, C. De Muizon, and B. Sigé. 1983. Late Cretaceous mammals (Marsupalia) from Bolivia. Géobios 16(6):739-745

Belongs to Roberthoffstetteria according to L. G. Marshall et al. 1983

See also de Muizon and Cifelli 2001

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Tiupampa site 1, the “quarry”, which is in a Danian terrestrial horizon in the Santa Lucía Formation of Bolivia

Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution: found only at Tiupampa site 1, the “quarry”

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