Kanunka North site (Oligocene of Australia)

Where: South Australia, Australia (27.7° S, 140.4° E: paleocoordinates 42.5° S, 136.0° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Zone E Formation, Late/Upper Oligocene (28.4 - 23.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: South Australian Museum (SAM)

Primary reference: N. S. Pledge. 2010. A new koala (Marsupialia : Phascolarctidae) from the late Oligocene Etadunna Formation, Lake Eyre Basin, South Australia. Australian Mammalogy 32:79-86 [J. Alroy/A. Garcia Selles]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136791: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 04.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Diprotodontia - Phascolarctidae
Litokoala kanunkaensis Springer 1987 koala