Nimravides pedionomus Macdonald 1948 (cat)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Felidae

Alternative combination: Pseudaelurus pedionomus

Full reference: J. R. Macdonald. 1948. A new species of Pseudaelurus from the Lower Pliocene of Nebraska. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences 28(2):45-52

Belongs to Nimravides according to M. Antón et al. 2013

See also Alroy 2002 and Rothwell 2003

Sister taxa: Nimravides galiani, Nimravides hibbardi, Nimravides thinobates

Type specimen: UCMP 29186, a mandible. Its type locality is North Rim Locality, which is in a Clarendonian terrestrial horizon in the Ash Hollow Formation of Nebraska.

Ecology: scansorial carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (2: Nebraska collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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