Waiganda (Pliocene to of Papua New Guinea)

Also known as Roaring Creek

Where: Morobe, Papua New Guinea (7.3° S, 145.5° E: paleocoordinates 9.4° S, 144.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pliocene to Pliocene (5.3 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. Anderson. 1937. Palaeontological notes. No. IV. Fossil Marsupials from New Guinea. Records of the Australian Museum 20(2):73-78 [J. Alroy/A. Garcia Selles]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137781: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Albert Garcia Selles on 19.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Diprotodontia - Diprotodontidae
Nototherium watutense n. sp. Anderson 1937 diprotodont marsupial