Macrotis Reid 1837 (marsupial)

Mammalia - Peramelemorphia - Thylacomyidae

Alternative spelling: Perameles (Macrotis)

Parent taxon: Thylacomyidae according to M. Archer and J. A. W. Kirsch 1977

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxon: Ischnodon

Subtaxa: Macrotis lagotis Thylacomys

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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