Name: Cookeroo.
Phonetic: Cook-eh-ru.
Named By: K.‭ ‬Butler,‭ ‬K.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Travouillon,‭ ‬G.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Price,‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Archer‭ & ‬S.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Hand‭ ‬-‭ ‬2016.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Mammalia,‭ ‬Marsupialia,‭ ‬Diprotodontia,‭ ‬Macropodidae.
Species: C.‭ ‬bulwidarri‭ (‬type‭)‬,‭ ‬C.‭ ‬hortusensis.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Australia‭ ‬-‭ ‬Faunal Zone B zone,‭ ‬System B Formation.
Time period: Miocene.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of several individuals.

       Cookeroo is a genus of kangaroo that lived in Australia during the Miocene.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Cookeroo,‭ ‬a new genus of fossil kangaroo‭ (‬Marsupialia,‭ ‬Macropodidae‭) ‬from the Oligo-Miocene of Riversleigh,‭ ‬Northwestern Queensland,‭ ‬Australia.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology‭ ‬36‭(‬3‭)‬:e1083029‭ ‬-‭ ‬K.‭ ‬Butler,‭ ‬K.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Travouillon,‭ ‬G.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Price,‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Archer‭ & ‬S.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Hand‭ ‬-‭ ‬2016.


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