Quinkana

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Quinkana
Temporal range: Late Oligocene - Pleistocene
Quinkana fortirostrum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Sauropsida
Order: Crocodilia
Family: Crocodylidae
Subfamily: Mekosuchinae
Genus: Quinkana
Molnar, 1981
Species
  • Q. fortirostrum Molnar, 1981 (type)
  • Q. babarra Willis & Mackness, 1996
  • Q. timara Megirian, 1994
  • Q. meboldi Willis, 1997

Quinkana is an extinct genus of large land crocodile that reached up to lengths of 7m, that lived in Australia from 24 million years ago to 40,000 years ago.