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Nortedelphys Case et al. 2004 (marsupial)

Osteichthyes - Marsupialia - Herpetotheriidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 160063

Full reference: J. A. Case, F. J. Goin, and M. O. Woodburne. 2004. "South American" marsupials from the Late Cretaceous of North America and the origin of marsupial cohorts. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 11(3/4):223-255

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

Sister taxa: Amphiperatherium, Asiadidelphis, Copedelphys, Ectocentrocristus, Golerdelphys, Herpetotherium, Peratherium, Rumiodon, Swaindelphys, Thylacodon

Subtaxa: Nortedelphys jasoni, Nortedelphys magnus, Nortedelphys minimus

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Type: Nortedelphys magnus

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore