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Nimiokoala Black and Archer 1997 (koala)

Mammalia - Diprotodontia - Phascolarctidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 247895

Full reference: K. Black and M. Archer. 1997. Nimiokoala gen. nov. (Marsupialia, Phascolarctidae) from Riversleigh, northwestern Queensland, with a revision of Litokoala. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 41(2):209-228

Parent taxon: Phascolarctidae according to K. H. Black et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Invictokoala, Koobor, Litokoala, Madakoala, Perikoala, Phascolarctos, Priscakoala

Subtaxa: Nimiokoala greystanesi

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Ecology: scansorial herbivore