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Mayulestes de Muizon 1994 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Mayulestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 246572

Full reference: C. J. de Muizon. 1994. A new carnivorous marsupial from the Palaeocene of Bolivia and the problem of marsupial monophyly. Nature 370:208-211

Parent taxon: Pucadelphydae according to L. M. Carneiro and E. V. Oliveira 2017

Sister taxa: Andinodelphys, Pucadelphys

Subtaxa: Mayulestes ferox

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Type: Mayulestes ferox

Ecology: scansorial omnivore