Whydown Station (Pleistocene of Australia)

Where: South Australia, Australia (32.6° S, 139.6° E: paleocoordinates 33.3° S, 139.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

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: taphonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136634: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 30.11.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Diprotodontia - Macropodidae
"Procoptodon goliah" = Macropus goliah
"Procoptodon goliah" = Macropus goliah Owen 1874 kangaroo