ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Sarcophilus moornaensis Crabb 1982 (Tasmanian devil)

Mammalia - Dasyuromorphia - Dasyuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 247269

Full reference: P. L. Crabb. 1982. Pleistocene dasyurids (Marsupialia) from southwestern New South Wales. Carnivorous Marsupials 2:511-516

Belongs to Sarcophilus according to Crabb 1982

Sister taxa: Sarcophilus harrisii, Sarcophilus laniarius

Type specimen: NMV P28684, a set of teeth (upper left M3 of M4)

Ecology: scansorial insectivore-carnivore