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Didelphodon Marsh 1889 (marsupial)

Osteichthyes - Didelphimorphia - Stagodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40007

Synonyms: Diaphorodon Simpson 1927 (no. 45645), Didelphops Marsh 1889 (no. 45717), Ectoconodon Osborn 1898 (no. 45976), Stagodon Marsh 1889 (no. 51756)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1889. Discovery of Cretaceous Mammalia. American Journal of Science 38:81-92

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

Sister taxa: Boreodon, Eodelphis, Pariadens

Subtaxa: Didelphodon coyi, Didelphodon padanicus, Didelphodon vorax, Ectoconodon montanensis, Stagodon tumidus

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Type: Didelphodon vorax

Ecology: aquatic durophage