Named By: K. H. Black, M. Archer & S.J. Hand - 2012.
Classification: Chordata, Mammalia, Marsupialia, Diprotodontia, Phascolarctidae.
Species: P. lucyturnbullae (type).
Known locations: Australia, Riversleigh.
Time period: Burdigalian of the Miocene.
Fossil representation: Remains of two individuals.
Priscakoala is a genus of koala that lived in Australia during the early Miocene.
- New Tertiary koala (Marsupialia, Phascolarctidae) from Riversleigh, Australia, with a revision of phascolarctid phylogenetics, paleoecology, and paleobiodiversity. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32(1):125-138 - K. H. Black, M. Archer & S.J. Hand - 2012.