Ngamalacinus timmulvaneyi

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Ngamalacinus timmulvaneyi
Temporal range: Early Miocene
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Infraclass: Marsupialia
Order: Dasyuromorphia
Family: Thylacinidae
Genus: Ngamalacinus
Species: N. timmulvaneyi
Binomial name
Ngamalacinus timmulvaneyi

Ngamalacinus timmulvaneyi lived during the early Miocene and has been found in Riversleigh.

N. timmulvaneyi was a carnivorous, quadrupedal marsupial in Australia. In appearance it resembled a dog with a long snout. Its molar teeth were specialized for carnivory, the cups and crest were reduced or elongated to give the molars a cutting blade.

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