Site 5C (Pliocene to of Australia)

Also known as Floraville

Where: Queensland, Australia (18.2° S, 139.9° E: paleocoordinates 20.3° S, 139.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pliocene to Pliocene (5.3 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

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 137253: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 13.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Dasyuromorphia - Dasyuridae
Sminthopsis floravillensis Archer 1982 dunnart