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Alphadon Simpson 1927 (marsupial)

Osteichthyes - Didelphimorphia - Alphadontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 39947

Full reference: G. G. Simpson. 1927. Mesozoic Mammalia. VIII. Genera of Lance mammals other than multituberculates. American Journal of Science 14(80):121-130

Parent taxon: Alphadontidae according to B. M. Davis 2007

Sister taxa: Albertatherium, Eoalphadon, Turgidodon

Subtaxa: Alphadon attaragos, Alphadon eatoni, Alphadon halleyi, Alphadon marshi, Alphadon perexiguus, Alphadon sahnii, Alphadon wilsoni

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Type: Eoalphadon clemensi

Ecology: scansorial omnivore