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Marsupial Subgroups

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Mammalia

Subclass: Marsupilia


The diversity of marsupials is currently much greater than that of the monotremes. There are two primary divisions of Marsupialia; the Ameridelphia (those marsupials that live in South America), and the Australidelphia (those that live in Australia).

Superorder Ameridelphia


Superorder Australidphia

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Author: Catrin Roberts
Last updated: 23.11.83
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