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Muribacinus gadiyuli Wroe 1996 (thylacine)

Osteichthyes - Dasyuromorphia - Thylacinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 162476

Full reference: S. Wroe. 1996. Muribacinus gadiyuli, (Thylacinidae: Marsupialia), a very plesiomorphic thylacinid from the Miocene of Riversleigh, northwestern Queensland, and the problem of paraphyly for the Dasyuridae (Marsupialia). Journal of Paleontology 70(6):1032-1044

Belongs to Muribacinus according to S. Wroe 1996

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: QMF 30386 (AR 5427), a maxilla (right maxillary fragment and most of jugal with P3, M1-4). Its type locality is Gag Site, which is in a Miocene lacustrine carbonate in Australia.

Ecology: scansorial carnivore