Nanodelphys McGrew 1937 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Peradectidae

Parent taxon: Peradectinae according to W. W. Korth 1994

See also Krishtalka and Stucky 1983, McKenna and Bell 1997, Ostrander 1987 and Russell 1984

Sister taxa: Didelphidectes, Indodelphis, Siamoperadectes

Subtaxa: Nanodelphys hunti

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Type: Nanodelphys minutus

Ecology: scansorial omnivore


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

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

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

Total: 24 collections each including a single occurrence

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