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Coona gutierrezi Del Corro 1977 (marsupial)

Osteichthyes - Marsupialia - Derorhynchidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 337182

Alternative combinations: Eomicrobiotherium gutierrezi, Microbiotherium gutierrezi

Belongs to Coona according to F. J. Goin and M. A. Abello 2013

Sister taxa: Coona gaudryi, Coona pattersoni

Type specimen: MACN 18288, a mandible (fragment of left mandibular ramus with roots of p1, p3, m2, m4; and with p2, m1, and m3 present, the latter missing para- and metaconid). Its type locality is Caņadon Hondo, Bird Clay locality, which is in an Eocene lacustrine claystone/tuff in the Sarmiento Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: scansorial omnivore