Watutia Flannery et al. 1989 (kangaroo)

Mammalia - Diprotodontia - Macropodidae

Full reference: T. F. Flannery, E. Hoch, and K. Aplin. 1989. Macropodines from the Pliocene Otibanda Formation, Papua New Guinea. Alcheringa 13(1-2):145-152

Parent taxon: Macropodinae according to T. F. Flannery et al. 1989

Sister taxa: Baringa, Bohra, Congruus, Dendrolagini, Dendrolagus, Dorcopsis, Dorcopsulus, Halmaturus odin, Kurrabi, Lagorchestes, Macropus, Macropus affinis, Macropus piltonensis, Onychogalea, Osphranter gouldi, Peradorcas, Prionotemnus, Protemnodon, Setonix, Silvaroo, Thylogale, Wallabia

Subtaxa: Watutia novaeguineae

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Type: Watutia novaeguineae

Ecology: saltatorial herbivore

Distribution: found only at Watut River (Pliocene of Papua New Guinea)

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