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Cocatherium Goin et al. 2006 (marsupial)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 246579

Full reference: F. J. Goin, R. Pascual, M. F. Tejedor, J. N. Gelfo, M. O. Woodburne, J. A. Case, M. A. Reguero, M. Bond, G. M. Lopez, A. L. Cione, D. Udrizar Sauthier, L. Balarino, R. A. Scasso, F. A. Medina, and M. C. Ubaldon. 2006. The earliest Tertiary therian mammal from South America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26(2):505-510

Parent taxon: Ameridelphia according to F. J. Goin et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Derorhynchidae, Marambiotherium, Marmosopsis, Protodidelphidae, Sternbergiidae

Subtaxa: Cocatherium lefipanum

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Type: Cocatherium lefipanum

Ecology: scansorial omnivore