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Microtragulus Ameghino 1904 (marsupial)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Argyrolagidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40048

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1904. Nuevas especies de mamíferos, cretáceos y terciarios de la República Argentina [New species of mammals, Cretaceous and Tertiarty, from the Argentine Republic]. Anales de la Sociedad Cientifica Argentina 56–58:1-142

Parent taxon: Argyrolagidae according to M. C. McKenna and S. K. Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Anargyrolagus, Argyrolagus, Hondalagus, Klohnia, Proargyrolagus

Subtaxa: Microtragulus argentinus, Microtragulus rusconii

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Type: Microtragulus argentinus

Ecology: scansorial omnivore