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Priscileo Rauscher 1987 (diprotodont marsupial)

Osteichthyes - Diprotodontia - Thylacoleonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 247662

Full reference: B. Rauscher. 1987. Priscileo pitikantensis, a new genus and species of thylacoleonid marsupial (Marsupialia: Thylacoleonidae) from the Miocene Etaduma formation, South Australia. Possums and Opossums: Studies in Evolution 2:423-432

Parent taxon: Thylacoleonidae according to A. Gillespie 1997

Sister taxa: Thylacoleo, Wakaleo

Subtaxa: Priscileo pitikantensis, Priscileo roskellyae

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Type: Priscileo pitikantensis

Ecology: scansorial omnivore