Anachlysictis gracilis Goin 1997 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Sparassodonta - Thylacosmilidae

IGM 184247, right horizontal ramus with almost complete m2, and broken m3-4; left mandibular frgment with m2-3 complete; fragment of left symphysis; very fragmentary left frontolacrimal portion of the skull, and associated, very fragmentated postcranial material.

Full reference: F. J. Goin. 1997. New clues for understanding Neogene marsupial radiation. Vertebrate Paleontology in the Neotropics. The Miocene fauna of La Venta, Colombia 187-206

Belongs to Anachlysictis according to F. J. Goin 1997

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IGM 184247, a mandible (Lower p2)

Ecology: scansorial carnivore

Distribution: found only at Duke Locality 75 (La Venta Fauna) (Miocene of Colombia)

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