Suborder Vombatiformes Burnett 1830 (diprotodont marsupial)

Mammalia - Diprotodontia

Parent taxon: Diprotodontia according to M. Munemasa et al. 2006

See also Brewer et al. 2015, Dawson et al. 1999, Mackness et al. 2015 and Springer et al. 1994

Sister taxa: Alkwertatherium, Macropodidae, Phalangerida, Phalangeriformes, Phalangeroidea, Phalangista convolutor, Phascolarctoidea, Phascolomyoidea, Pseudocheiridae, Silvabestius, Thylacoleonidae

Subtaxa: Ilariidae Maradidae Phascolarctidae Vombatidae Vombatomorphia

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Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (40 collections)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Australia (3)

• Pliocene of Australia (11)

• Miocene to Holocene of Australia (1)

• Miocene of Australia (6)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Australia (12)

• Oligocene of Australia (5)

Total: 78 collections including 115 occurrences

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