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DELTATHERIDIUM
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Definitions

  1. Deltatheridium (meaning triangle beast or delta beast) is an extinct species of metatherian.
  2. Deltatheridium is a reasonably well preserved creature from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia. (Web site)
  3. Deltatheridium was an opossum-like mammal with very sharp molars and long canines, suggesting it may have been a carnivore. (Web site)
  4. Deltatheridium was an insectivore that may have also eaten small reptiles and perhaps scavenged.
  5. Deltatheridium is one of the first species of mammals.

Specimens

  1. The next group to sprout were specimens such as Deltatheridium. (Web site)

Marsupial

  1. Deltatheridium had characteristics of a very early marsupial (pouched mammal), and was a possible kangaroo ancestor. (Web site)

Late Cretaceous Period

  1. Deltatheridium, dehl tuh thuh RIHD ee uhm, was an opossumlike mammal that lived about 80 million years ago, during the Late Cretaceous Period.

Opossum

  1. As I always believe everything I read; Deltatheridium was obviously a tiny cat-sized creature, which looked rather like a weasel and an opossum. (Web site)

Mesozoic Mammals

  1. Presentation: "Tooth enamel microstructure in Deltatheridium (Metatheria, Late Cretaceous of Mongolia) with comparisons to some other Mesozoic mammals".

Deltatheridium

  1. With a skull almost two inches [5,5cm] long, Deltatheridium was a relative giant in the Lilliputian world of Mesozoic mammals. (Web site)
  2. With a skull almost two inches long, Deltatheridium was a relative giant in the Lilliputian world of Mesozoic mammals. (Web site)

Categories

  1. First Species
  2. Animals > Vertebrates > Mammals > Mesozoic Mammals
  3. Opossum
  4. Extinct Species
  5. Metatheria
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