Last Minute Site (Miocene of Australia)

Also known as Ray's Amphitheatre, Riversleigh

Where: Queensland, Australia (19.0° S, 138.7° E: paleocoordinates 28.0° S, 135.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

• from "approximate equivalents of the middle Miocene Carl Creek Limestone"

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; limestone

• "spring and lake deposits"

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Queensland Museum collection

Primary reference: E. H. Barbour and H. J. Cook. 1914. Two new fossil dogs of the genus Cynarctus from Nebraska. Nebraska Geological Survey 4(15):225-227 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135647: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 30.10.2012

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Marsupialia - Pilkipildridae
Djilgaringa gillespiei n. gen. n. sp.
Djilgaringa gillespiei n. gen. n. sp. Archer et al. 1987 marsupial
 Yalkaparidontia - Yalkaparidontidae
Yalkaparidon jonesi n. sp. Archer et al. 1988 marsupial