ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Caluromys philander Linnaeus 1758 (woolly oppossum)

Osteichthyes - Didelphimorphia - Didelphidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 233578

Alternative combination: Didelphis philander

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Caluromys according to O. Thomas 1911

Sister taxon: Caluromys lanatus

Ecology: scansorial omnivore-carnivore