Tytthaena lichna Rose 1981 (creodont)

Mammalia - Creodonta - Oxyaenidae

Alternative combination: Oxyaena lichna

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 Tytthaena according to G. F. Gunnell 1998

See also Rose 1981

Sister taxon: Tytthaena parrisi

Type specimen: Its type locality is SC-74, 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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