Genus: Acerastea WARREN & HUTCHINSON, 1987

Species: wadeae WARREN & HUTCHINSON, 1987

Holotype: QMF12277

Locality: The Crater, Rewan property, about 72 Km southwest of Rolleston, (Field locality L78 in QM records), SE Queensland State, Australia.

Horizon: Lower beds of the upper part of the Rewan Formation, Mimosa Group.


Age: Early Triassic.
Note: According to LEES, 1986 ‘Arcadia Formation, Rewan Group, Greisbachian-Dienerian, Induan stage,-Olenekian stage, upper Scythian Epoch, Early Triassic.

Material: Fragmentary skull, mandible and fragmentary skeleton.
Note: Found with 10 smoothly polished pebbles, just prior to the skull, possibly gastroliths.