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†subfamily Caroloameghiniinae Ameghino 1901 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Peradectidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 264920

Alternative spellings: Caroloameghinidae, Caroloameghiniidae

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1901. Notices préliminaires sur des ongulés nouveaux des terrains crétacés de Patagonie [Preliminary notes on new ungulates from the Cretaceous terrains of Patagonia]. Boletin de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de Córdoba 16:349-429

Parent taxon: Peradectidae according to J.-Y. Crochet and B. Sigé 1993

Sister taxa: Armintodelphys, Maastrichtidelphys, Mimoperadectes, Pediomyidae, Peradectes, Peradectinae

Subtaxa: Canchadelphys, Caroloameghinia, Procaroloameghinia, Protodidelphinae

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Type: Caroloameghinia

Ecology: scansorial omnivore