Lasiorhinus Gray 1863 (hairy-nosed wombat)

Mammalia - Diprotodontia - Vombatidae

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

See also Lundelius and Turnbull 1982, McKenna and Bell 1997, Pocock 1921 and Wells 1989

Sister taxa: Nimbavombatus, Phascolomys, Phascolonus, Ramsayia, Rhizophascolonus, Vombatus, Warendja

Subtaxa: Lasiorhinus krefftii Lasiorhinus latifrons

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Quaternary of Australia (10 collections)

• Pliocene of Australia (1)

• Miocene to Holocene of Australia (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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