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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Didelphimorphia
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Didelphimorphia Gill 1872

Alternative Names

Didelphimorphia Gill 1872
Harvest ancestor according to EOL authors and EOL authors
Peradectia
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database

Common Names

English

American marsupials preferred
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
Opossums preferred
Recognized by assadi and admin

Japanese

オポッサム目 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Curated hierarchies for Didelphimorphia

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
417 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.