ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Badjcinus Muirhead and Wroe 1998 (thylacine)

Osteichthyes - Dasyuromorphia - Thylacinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 247147

Full reference: J. Muirhead and S. Wroe. 1998. A new genus and species, Badjcinus turnbulli (Thylacinidae: Marsupialia), from the Late Oligocene of Riversleigh, Northern Australia, and an investigation of thylacinid philogeny. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18(3):612-626

Parent taxon: Thylacinidae according to J. Muirhead and S. Wroe 1998

Sister taxa: Maximucinus, Muribacinus, Mutpuracinus, Ngamalacinus, Nimbacinus, Thylacinus, Tyarrpecinus, Wabulacinus

Subtaxa: Badjcinus turnbulli

View classification

Type: Badjcinus turnbulli

Ecology: scansorial carnivore