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Bardalestes Goin et al. 2009 (marsupial)

Mammalia - Paucituberculata

PaleoDB taxon number: 246320

Full reference: F. J. Goin, A. M. Candela, M. A. Abello and E. V. Oliveira. 2009. Earliest South American paucituberculatans and their significance in the understanding of ‘pseudodiprotodont’ marsupial radiations. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 155:867-884

Parent taxon: Paucituberculata according to F. J. Goin et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Caenolestoidea, Caroloameghinioidea, Decastidae, Evolestes, Palaeothentoidea, Riolestes

Subtaxa: Bardalestes hunco, Dracolestes

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Type: Bardalestes hunco

Ecology: scansorial omnivore