Fundation Cave (Pleistocene of Australia)

Where: Western Australia, Australia (34.3° S, 115.1° E: paleocoordinates 34.9° S, 114.7° 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 136438: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 28.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Diprotodontia -
Simosthenurus occidentalis Glauert 1910 short-faced kangaroo
Procoptodon browneorum Merriless 1968 short-faced kangaroo