Junggaroperadectes

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Junggaroperadectes
Temporal range: Early Oligocene
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Subclass: Theria
Infraclass: Metatheria
Family: Peradectidae
Subfamily: Peradectinae
Genus: Junggaroperadectes
Ni et al., 2007
Species
  • J. burqinensis Ni et al., 2007 (type)

Junggaroperadectes is an extinct genus of peradectine marsupial which existed in Keziletuogayi Formation, China during the early Oligocene.[1] It was first named by Xijun Ni, Jin Meng, Wenyu Wu and Jie Ye in 2007 and the type species is Junggaroperadectes burqinensis.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Xijun Ni, Jin Meng, Wenyu Wu and Jie Ye (2007). "A new Early Oligocene peradectine marsupial (Mammalia)from the Burqin region of Xinjiang, China". Naturwissenschaften 94 (3): 237–241. doi:10.1007/s00114-006-0182-2. PMID 17136514.