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Tribe Dasyurina Gray 1825 (opossum)

Mammalia - Didelphimorphia - Didelphidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 103623

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1825. An outline of an attempt at the disposition of Mammalia into Tribes and Families, with a list of genera apparently appertaining to each Tribe. Annals of Philosophy, new series 10:337-344

Parent taxon: Didelphidae according to J. E. Gray 1825

Sister taxa: Caluromyinae, Caroloameghiana, Cladodidelphys, Derorhynchinae, Didelphinae, Didelphis, Dimerodon, Dryolestes tenax, Eobrasiliinae, Esteslestes, Hyladelphinae, Hyperdidelphys, Marmosinae, Marmosops, Marmosopsini, Paradidelphys, Peratotherium, Sparassocynus, Thylamyinae

Subtaxa: Peracyon

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Ecology: scansorial omnivore-carnivore