Palaeonictis peloria Rose 1981 (creodont)

Mammalia - Creodonta - Oxyaenidae

Full reference: K. D. Rose. 1981. The Clarkforkian Land-Mammal Age and Mammalian Faunal Composition Across the Paleocene-Eocene Boundary. University of Michigan Papers on Paleontology 26:1-197

Belongs to Palaeonictis according to S. G. B. Chester et al. 2010

See also Rose 1981

Sister taxa: Palaeonictis gigantea, Palaeonictis occidentalis, Palaeonictis wingi

Type specimen: Its type locality is SC-55, which is in a Clarkforkian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of United States (3: Wyoming collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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