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Alphadon (meaning "first tooth") was a genus of small, primitive mammal that was a member that includes modern-day marsupials. Its fossils were first discovered and named by George Gaylord Simpson in 1929.


As a metathere mammal, it was related to Didelphodon and the modern marsupials.


Taxonomy and classification

In popular culture

  • Alphadon appeared on Dinosaur Train in Season 5.


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