Sulestes


Sulestes is an extinct genus of Deltatheridiidae from Cretaceous of Uzbekistan.[1]

Sulestes
Temporal range: Cretaceous
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Deltatheroida
Family: Deltatheridiidae
Genus: Sulestes
Nessov, 1985
Species
  • Sulestes karakshi Nessov 1985
Synonyms
  • Deltatherus Nessov, 1997
  • Marsasia Nessov, 1997

References

  1. A. O. Averianov, J. D. Archibald, and E. G. Ekdale. 2010. New material of the Late Cretaceous deltatheroidan mammal Sulestes from Uzbekistan and phylogenetic reassessment of the metatherian-eutherian dichotomy. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 8(3):301-330.