Chasmaporthetes lunensis Del Campana 1914 (hyaena)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Hyaenidae

Alternative combination: Euryboas lunensis

Belongs to Chasmaporthetes according to H. Galiano and D. Frailey 1977

See also Kurten 1968 and Werdelin and Solunias 1991

Sister taxa: Chasmaporthetes australis, Chasmaporthetes borissiaki, Chasmaporthetes exitelus, Chasmaporthetes kani, Chasmaporthetes nitidula, Chasmaporthetes ossifragus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Quaternary of Croatia (1 collection), France (3), Italy (1), Spain (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1)

• Pliocene of France (1), Greece (1), Spain (2), Tajikistan (1), Ukraine (1)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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