Balbaroo

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Macropodiformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Cladus: Sphenacodontia
Cladus: Sphenacodontoidea
Cladus: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Subordo: Cynodontia
Infraordo: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohors: Theria
Cohort: Metatheria
Cohors: Marsupialia
Cladus: Australidelphia
Cladus: Eomarsupialia
Ordo: Diprotodontia
Subordo: Macropodiformes

Familia: †Balbaridae
Genus: Balbaroo
Species (4): †B. camfieldensis – †B. fangaroo – †B. gregoriensis – †B. nalima

NameEdit

Balbaroo Flannery, Archer & Plane, 1982

ReferencesEdit

cited sourcesEdit

  • Cooke, B.N. 2000: Cranial remains of a new species of Balbarine kangaroo (Marsupialia: Macropodoidea) from the Oligo-Miocene freshwater limestone deposits of Riversleigh World Heritage Area, northern Australia. Journal of paleontology, 74: 317–326. DOI: 10.1666/0022-3360(2000)074<0317:CROANS>2.0.CO;2 JSTOR
  • Flannery, T.F.; Archer, M.; Plane, M.D. 1982: Middle Miocene kangaroos (Macropodoidea: Marsupialia) from three localities in northern Australia, with a description of two new subfamilies. BMR (Bureau of Mineral Resources) Journal of Australian geology and geophysics, 7: 287–302.

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