Deltatheridiidae is an extinct family of basal metatherians that lived in the Cretaceous and were closely related to marsupials. Their fossils are restricted to Central Asia (Mongolia and Uzbekistan) and North America (United States - Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Wyoming).
- Atokatheridium Kielan-Jaworowska & Cifelli, 2001
- Deltatheridium Gregory & Simpson, 1926
- Deltatheroides Gregory & Simpson, 1926
- Oklatheridium Davis, Cifelli & Kielan-Jaworowska, 2008
- Nanocuris Fox, Scott & Bryant, 2007
- Sulestes Nessov, 1985
- B. M. Davis, R. L. Cifelli, and Z. Kielan-Jaworowska. 2008. 1. Earliest Evidence of Deltatheroida (Mammalia: Metatheria) from the Early Cretaceous of North America. Mammalian Evolutionary Morphology: A Tribute to Frederick S. Szalay 3-24
- G. P. Wilson and J. A. Riedel. 2010. New specimen reveals deltatheroidan affinities of the North American Late Cretaceous mammal Nanocuris. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(3):872-884
- B. M. Davis and R. L. Cifelli. 2011. Reappraisal of the tribosphenidan mammals from the Trinity Group (Aptian-Albian) of Texas and Oklahoma. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 56(3):441-462
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