Phascolarctos de Blainville 1816 (koala)

Mammalia - Diprotodontia - Phascolarctidae

Parent taxon: Phascolarctidae according to M. S. Y. Springer et al. 1994

See also Lundelius and Turnbull 1982, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Pocock 1921

Sister taxa: Invictokoala, Koobor, Litokoala, Madakoala, Nimiokoala, Perikoala, Priscakoala

Subtaxa: Phascolarctos cinereus Phascolarctos maris Phascolarctos stirtoni

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Ecology: arboreal herbivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (16 collections)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Australia (1)

• Pliocene of Australia (1)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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