Eomakhaira Engelman et al. 2020 (metatherian)

Mammalia - Sparassodonta - Proborhyaenidae

Full reference: R. K. Engelman, J. J. Flynn, A. R. Wyss and D. A. Croft. 2020. Eomakhaira molossus, A New Saber-Toothed Sparassodont (Metatheria: Thylacosmilinae) from the Early Oligocene (?Tinguirirican) Cachapoal Locality, Andean Main Range, Chile. American Museum Novitates 3957:1-75

Parent taxon: Thylacosmilinae according to R. K. Engelman et al. 2020

Sister taxa: Patagosmilus, Thylacosmilus

Subtaxa: Eomakhaira molossus

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Type: Eomakhaira molossus

Ecology: scansorial carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cachapoal (Oligocene of Chile)

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