AMNH-SAM Locality, Lake Palankarinna (Oligocene to of Australia)

Where: South Australia, Australia (28.8° S, 138.4° E: paleocoordinates 41.6° S, 134.4° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Ditjmanka Local Fauna zone, Etadunna Formation, Late/Upper Oligocene to Late/Upper Oligocene (28.4 - 16.0 Ma)

• More info may be given in Archer 1976

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: sieve,

• South Australian Museum, Queensland Museum, and University of California at Riverside collections

Primary reference: R. H. Tedford and M. O. Woodburne. 1987. The Ilardiidae, a new family of vombatiformes marsupials from Miocene strata of South Australia and an evolution of the homology of molar cusps in the diprotodontia. In M. Archer (ed.), Possums and Opossums: Studies in Evoultion 2:401-418 [J. Alroy/A. Garcia Selles]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137259: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 13.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Diprotodontia - Ilariidae
Ilaria lawsoni Tedford and Woodburne 1987 diprotodont marsupial