Macropus titan Owen, 1838
Macropus giganteus titan Owen, 1838; Macropus magister De Vis, 1894:120
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[b]Holotype:[/b] BM M10777
[b]Type locality:[/b] "from "Large Cavern", coIl. by Mitchell, 1830" (Dawson, 1985:66)
F18665 (Dawson, 1985:66)
UCMP 45164 (Dawson, 1985:66)
QM F4230 (Bartholomai, 1975)
[i]Macropus magister[/i] was synonymised with [i]M. titan[/i] by (Anderson, 1929).
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
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