|Location||Eastern side of northern Flinders Ranges from Wertaloona south to Carrieton and Cradock; east to Frome Downs; at Holowilena Station on Siccus River; west to Arkaba and Hawker. They practiced circumcision as a male rite of initiation but resisted the introduction of the further rite of subincision. Sandstones suitable for millstones at Wertaloona attracted visitors from the north.|
|Co-ordinates||139°10'E x 31°25'S|
|Area||7,400 sq. m. (19,200 sq. km.)|
|References||Gason in Curr, 1886; Green in Curr, 1886; Wills in Curr, 1886; Elkin, 1931, 1938; Tindale, 1940, 1964 MS; F. R. Warwick, 1964 pers. comm.|
|Alternative Names||Yadliaura, Yadlikowera, Yaldikowera (error of transposition of d and l), Arkaba-tura (['Arkaba] = place name, ['tura] = man), Wonoka (place name), Eura (general term for several tribes).|
This information is reproduced from NB Tindale's Aboriginal Tribes of Australia
(1974). Please be aware that much of the data relating to Aboriginal language group distribution and definition has undergone revision since 1974. Please note also that this catalogue represents Tindale's attempt to depict Aboriginal tribal distribution at the time of European contact.