ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Mimoperadectes Bown and Rose 1979 (metatherian)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Peradectidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39973

Full reference: T. M. Bown and K. D. Rose. 1979. Mimoperadectes, A New Marsupial, and Worlandia, A New Dermopteran, from the Lower Part of the Willwood Formation (Early Eocene), Bighorn Basin, Wyoming. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 25(4):89-104

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

Sister taxa: Armintodelphys, Caroloameghiniinae, Kasserinotherium, Maastrichtidelphys, Pediomyidae, Peradectes, Peradectinae

Subtaxa: Mimoperadectes houdei, Mimoperadectes labrus, Mimoperadectes sowasheensis

View classification

Ecology: scansorial omnivore