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Leptalestes Davis 2007 (metatherian)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Peradectidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 103961

Full reference: B. M. Davis. 2007. A revision of “pediomyid” marsupials from the Late Cretaceous of North America. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 52(2):217-256

Parent taxon: Pediomyidae according to T. E. Williamson et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Aletridelphys, Pediomys, Petaurinae, Protolambda

Subtaxa: Leptalestes cooki, Leptalestes krejcii, Leptalestes prokrejcii, Leptalestes toevsi

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Ecology: scansorial omnivore