Site QML1384, Mount Etna (Pleistocene of Australia)

Also known as Unit "L.U.", Elephant Hole Cave

Where: Queensland, Australia (23.2° S, 150.5° E: paleocoordinates 23.8° S, 150.3° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fissure fill; conglomeratic limestone and claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. J. Price, J.-X. Zhao, Y.-X. Feng and S. A. Hocknull. 2009. New Records of Plio-Pleistocene Koalas from Australia: Palaeoecological and Taxonomic Implications. Records of the Australian Museum 61:39-48 [J. Alroy/A. Garcia Selles]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136790: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 04.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Diprotodontia - Phascolarctidae
Phascolarctos sp. de Blainville 1816 koala