TARSIPEDIDAE (Honey Possums)
The sole living representative of the Tarsipedidae is the nectarivorous
rostratus, a small marsupial restricted in distribution to the Mediterranean climate
zones of southwestern Western Australia. The family has most recently been
associated with the Order Diprotodontia, Suborder Phalangeriformes,
and Superfamily Petauroidea.
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