Site 3, Billeroo Creek (Oligocene to of Australia)

Where: South Australia, Australia (30.9° S, 140.2° E: paleocoordinates 42.5° S, 136.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Namba Formation, Late/Upper Oligocene to Late/Upper Oligocene (28.4 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by NMV in 1974; reposited in the ANSP

• National Museum of Victoria (NMV)

Primary reference: M. Archer. 1982. Review of the dasyurid (Marsupialia) fossil record, integration of data bearing on phylogenetic interpretation, and suprageneric classification. In M. Archer (ed.), Carnivorous Marsuliaps 2:397-443 [J. Alroy/A. Garcia Selles]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136534: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 29.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Marsupialia - Pilkipildridae
Pilkipildra handi n. gen. n. sp.1
Pilkipildra handi n. gen. n. sp.1 marsupial
 Dasyuromorphia -
Wakamatha tasselli2 Archer and Rich 1979 marsupial