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Peradectes minor Clemens 2006 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Peradectidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 89746

Full reference: W. A. Clemens. 2006. Early Paleocene (Puercan) peradectid marsupials from northeastern Montana, North American Western Interior. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 277:19-31

Belongs to Peradectes according to T. E. Williamson et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Peradectes austrinum, Peradectes californicus, Peradectes chesteri, Peradectes coprexeches, Peradectes elegans, Peradectes gulottai, Peradectes louisi, Peradectes protinnominatus

Type specimen: UCMP 115386, a tooth. Its type locality is Purgatory Hill, which is in a Puercan terrestrial horizon in the Tullock Formation of Montana.

Ecology: scansorial omnivore