Armour (near Macalister) (Pleistocene of Australia)

Where: Queensland, Australia (27.1° S, 151.1° E: paleocoordinates 27.7° S, 151.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the UQ

Primary reference: G. J. Prideaux. 2004. Systematics and evolution of the sthenurine kangaroos. In S. W. Awramik, A. Barnosky, J. A. Doyle, M. L. Droser, P. M. Sadler (eds.), UC Publications in Geological Sciences, University of California Press 146:1-623 [G. Prideaux/G. Gully/T. Liebrecht]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136724: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 03.12.2012, edited by Evangelos Vlachos

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Taxonomic list

 Testudinata - Meiolaniidae
Meiolaniidae indet.1 Lydekker 1887 turtle
QM F 9034, caudal vertebra
 Diprotodontia -
Procoptodon pusio Owen 1874 short-faced kangaroo
 Diprotodontia - Diprotodontidae
Diprotodon sp.2 Owen 1838 diprotodont marsupial