†family Diprotodontidae Gill 1872 (diprotodont marsupial)

Mammalia - Diprotodontia - Diprotodontidae

Parent taxon: Phascolomyoidea according to R. I. Pocock 1921

See also Cope 1889, Flower and Lydekker 1891, Lydekker 1894, Mackness et al. 2015 and McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxon: Phascolomyidae

Subtaxa: Bematherium Brachalletes Chronozoon Diprotodon Diprotodontinae Euowenia Euryzygoma Koalemus Kolopsis Kolopsoides Meniscolophus Nototherium Plaisiodon Pyramios Raemeotherium Sthenmerus Zygomaturinae

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Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (70 collections), Papua New Guinea (3)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Australia (7), Papua New Guinea (1)

• Pliocene of Australia (17), New Caledonia (1), Papua New Guinea (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Australia (1)

• Miocene to Holocene of Australia (1)

• Miocene of Australia (12)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Australia (3)

• Oligocene of Australia (3)

Total: 120 collections including 141 occurrences

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