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Polydolops Ameghino 1897 (marsupial)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Polydolopidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40071

Synonyms: Anissodolops Ameghino 1904 (no. 318347), Archaeodolops Ameghino 1904 (no. 318345), Orthodolops Ameghino 1904 (no. 318343), Pliodolops Ameghino 1902 (no. 315844)

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1897. Mammiféres crétacés de l’Argentine (Deuxième contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique de couches à Pyrotherium) [Cretaceous mammals of Argentina (second contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Pyrotherium Beds)]. Boletin Instituto Geografico Argentino 18(4–9):406-521

Parent taxon: Polydolopidae according to F. J. Goin et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Epidolopinae, Kramadolops, Polydolopinae

Subtaxa: Polydolops clavulus, Polydolops crassus, Polydolops kamektsen, Polydolops rothi, Polydolops serra, Polydolops tetragonus, Polydolops thomasi, Polydolops unicus, Polydolops winecage

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Type: Polydolops thomasi

Ecology: scansorial omnivore