Genus: Kotatherium DATTA, 1981
Etymology: In reference to Kota Formation, Andhra Pradesh State, India, where the fossil was found and Greek, therion, “beast, mammal”: Kota mammal.

Species: haldanei DATTA, 1981

Holotype: GSI 19634

Locality: 5 km west of Yamanpalli (lat. 19'6"30"', long. 79'51"), Pranhita Godavari valley, Andhra Pradesh State, India.

Horizon: Kota Formation.


Age: Late Pliensbachian-Toarcian Stage, Upper Lias Epoch, Early Jurassic.

Material: Upper molar.