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Phalanger orientalis Pallas 1766 (northern common cuscus)

Osteichthyes - Diprotodontia - Phalangeridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 234497

Alternative combination: Didelphis orientalis

Belongs to Phalanger according to O. Thomas 1898

Sister taxa: Phalanger breviceps, Phalanger carmelitae, Phalanger gymnotis, Phalanger intercastellanus, Phalanger leucippus, Phalanger maculatus, Phalanger sericeus, Phalangista cookii

Ecology: scansorial herbivore-insectivore