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†family Deltatheridiidae Gregory and Simpson 1926 (metatherian)

Osteichthyes - Deltatheroida

PaleoDB taxon number: 39919

Synonym: Deltatheroididae Kielan-Jaworowska and Nessov 1990 (taxon 213218)

Full reference: W. K. Gregory and G. G. Simpson. 1926. Cretaceous mammal skulls from Mongolia. American Museum Novitates 225:1-20

Parent taxon: Deltatheroida according to S. Bi et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Deltatheroides, Khuduklestes

Subtaxa: Atokatheridium, Gurbanodelta, Hydotherium, Lotheridium, Nanocuris, Oklatheridium, Sulestes, Sulestinae, Tsagandelta

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore-durophage