Balladonia Soak (Pleistocene of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (32.5° S, 123.9° E: paleocoordinates 33.1° S, 123.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the WAM

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 136150: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 20.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Diprotodontia -
Sthenurus tindalei Tedford 1966 short-faced kangaroo
Metasthenurus newtonae Prideaux 2000 short-faced kangaroo