Record Details

Scientific Name:
Metatheria

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Animalia
Rank:
Subclass
Synonym(s):
Marsupialia
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Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
valid

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
complete
Currency Rating:
2006

Taxonomic Hierarchy

- up to the kingdom

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References

Expert(s):
Alfred L. Gardner. Curator of North American mammals and Chief of Mammal Section, National Biological Service, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA
Other Sources:
database: NODC Taxonomic Code;
References:
Simpson, George Gaylord 1945-05-10. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, vol. 85. American Museum of Natural History. New York, NY, USA. xvi + 350. . .

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