Potorous tridactylus Kerr 1792 (long-nosed potoroo)

Mammalia - Diprotodontia - Potoroinae

Alternative combination: Didelphis tridactyla

Belongs to Potorous according to M. S. Bargo et al. 2000

Sister taxa: Potorous longipes, Potorous platyops

Ecology: saltatorial herbivore-insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur diameter 7.70, humerus diameter 4.80, radius diameter 3.50

Estimated body mass: 1.73 kg based on femur diameter and humerus diameter

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (8 collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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