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Anchistodelphys Cifelli 1990 (metatherian)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 39940

Full reference: R. L. Cifelli. 1990. Cretaceous mammals from southern Utah. II. Marsupials and marsupial-like mammals from the Wahweap Formation (early Campanian). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 10(3):320-331

Parent taxon: Metatheria according to R. L. Cifelli 1993

Sister taxa: Adelodelphys, Archaeonothos, Asiadelphia, Asiatherium, Dakotadens, Deltatheroida, Fieratherium, Jaskhadelphyidae, Marsupialia, Marsupialiformes, Mayulestidae, Pappotheriidae, Peradectidae, Protalphadon, Pucadelphydae, Sinbadelphys, Sinodelphys, Sparassodonta, Trituberculata

Subtaxa: Anchistodelphys archibaldi, Anchistodelphys delicatus

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Type: Anchistodelphys archibaldi

Ecology: scansorial omnivore