Dipsalidictis krausei Gunnell and Gingerich 1991

Oxyaenodonta - Oxyaenidae

Full reference: G. F. Gunnell and P. D. Gingerich. 1991. Systematics and Evolution of Late Paleocene and Early Eocene Oxyaenidae (Mammalia, Creodonta) in the Clarks Fork Basin, Wyoming. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 28(7):141-180

Belongs to Dipsalidictis according to G. F. Gunnell and P. D. Gingerich 1991

Sister taxa: Dipsalidictis aequidens, Dipsalidictis platypus, Dipsalidictis transiens

Type specimen: UM 69331, a partial skeleton (skull, left and right dentaries, and associated postcranial elements). Its type locality is Krause Quarry, which is in a Clarkforkian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Paleocene of United States (10: Wyoming collections)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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