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Vombatiformes Burnett, 1830

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Diprotodontia - diprotodont marsupials

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

family Phascolarctidae Owen, 1839 - koalas
Tertiary: Middle Miocene – recent
family Vombatidae - wombats
Tertiary: Middle Miocene – recent

Fossil taxa

family Diprotodontidae Gill, 1872
Tertiary: Middle Miocene – Quaternary: Pleistocene
family Ilariidae Tedford & Woodburne in Archer, 1987
family Palorchestidae Tate, 1948
Tertiary: Middle Miocene – Quaternary: Pleistocene

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [157f994e-662b-4079-b09e-8c46991dfce6]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Vombatiformes]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
CZ Anděra M. (2011): České názvy živočichů. Savci (Mammalia). Dodatek 1 – Vačnatí (Metatheria), Lynx, n. s. Praha [as Vombatiformes]
Data retrieved on: 8 March 2011

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