Waralamanko Waterhole (Pleistocene of Australia)

Also known as Cooper Creek

Where: South Australia, Australia (27.8° S, 140.7° E: paleocoordinates 28.4° S, 140.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Tirari Formation, Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: South Australian Museum (SAM)

Primary reference: G. J. Prideaux. 2004. Systematics and evolution of the sthenurine kangaroos. In S. W. Awramik, A. Barnosky, J. A. Doyle, M. L. Droser, P. M. Sadler (eds.), UC Publications in Geological Sciences, University of California Press 146:1-623 [G. Prideaux/G. Gully/T. Liebrecht]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136148: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 20.11.2012, edited by Philip Mannion

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Crocodylia - Crocodylidae
Pallimnarchus pollens De Vis 1886 crocodile
Flinders University: P25212 (right dentary), P25213 & 25214 (maxillary fragments) and P25215 (skull fragment)
 Diprotodontia - Macropodidae
"Procoptodon goliah" = Macropus goliah
"Procoptodon goliah" = Macropus goliah Owen 1874 kangaroo
 Diprotodontia -
Sthenurus stirlingi Wells and Tedford 1995 short-faced kangaroo