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†unranked clade Herpetotheriidae Trouessart 1879 (marsupial)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 253241

Alternative spelling: Herpetotheriinae

Parent taxon: Marsupialia according to G. P. Wilson et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Didelphidae, Marsupicarnivora, Phalangistadae, Leptodactyla, Macrotarsi

Subtaxa: Amphiperatherium, Asiadidelphis, Copedelphys, Galatiadelphys, Golerdelphys, Herpetotheriinae, Herpetotherium, Nortedelphys, Peratherium, Rumiodon, Swaindelphys, Thylacodon

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore