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EtymologyEdit

From New Latin placentālis (placental), from placenta.

Proper nounEdit

Placentalia

  1. The clade originating with the last common ancestor of extant eutherians
  2. (archaic) A taxonomic subclass within the class Mammalia.
  3. A taxonomic infraclass within the subclass Theria.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ruggiero MA, Gordon DP, Orrell TM, Bailly N, Bourgoin T, Brusca RC, et al. (2015) A Higher Level Classification of All Living Organisms. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0119248. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0119248. pmid:25923521