Crash Travouillon et al. 2014 (bandicoot)

Mammalia - Peramelemorphia - Peramelidae

Full reference: K. J. Travouillon, S. J. Hand, M. Archer and K. H. Black. 2014. Earliest modern bandicoot and bilby (Marsupialia, Peramelidae and Thylacomyidae) from the Miocene of Riversleigh World Heritage area, northwestern Queensland, Australia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(2):375-382

Parent taxon: Peramelidae according to K. J. Travouillon et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Echymiperinae, Isoodon, Perameles, Peramelinae, Peroryctes, Peroryctinae, Thylacis

Subtaxa: Crash bandicoot

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Type: Crash bandicoot

Ecology: scansorial omnivore


• Miocene of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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