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Balbaroo fangaroo Cooke 2000 (diprotodont marsupial)

Osteichthyes - Diprotodontia

PaleoDB taxon number: 180401

Full reference: B. N. Cooke. 2000. Cranial Remains of a New Species of Balbarine Kangaroo (Marsupialia: Macropodoidea) fromthe Oligo-Miocene Freshwater Limestone Deposits of Riversleigh World Heritage Area,Northern Australia. Journal of Paleontology 74(2):317-326

Belongs to Balbaroo according to L. R. S. Schwartz and D. Megirian 2004

Sister taxa: Balbaroo camfieldensis, Balbaroo gregoriensis

Type specimen: QM F3699, a partial skull (right half of a cranium and an associated left dentary). Its type locality is Upper Site, which is in a Miocene terrestrial limestone in the System B Formation of Australia.

Ecology: scansorial omnivore