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DomainEukaryota • RegnumAnimalia • PhylumChordata • SubphylumVertebrata • InfraphylumGnathostomata • SuperclassisTetrapoda • ClassisMammalia • SubclassisTheria • InfraclassisMarsupialia • OrdoDiprotodontia • Subordo: Phalangeriformes Szalay, 1982
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Included families (for ITIS & Mammal Species of the World):
Acrobatidae, Burramyidae, Petauridae, Phalangeridae, Pseudocheiridae, Tarsipedidae

The Phalangeriformes suborder contains all Australian possums. The two most common species are the Brushtail (Trichosurus vulpecula) and Ringtail (Pseudocheirus peregrinus).