Napak Felid (Miocene of Uganda)

Where: Uganda (2.4° N, 34.2° E: paleocoordinates 1.5° N, 32.6° E)

When: Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified, silty volcaniclastic sediments

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: J. Morales, M. J. Salesa, M. Pickford and D. Soria. 2001. A new tribe, new genus and two new species of Barbourofelinae (Felidae, Carnivora, Mammalia) from the Early Miocene of East Africa and Spain. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences 92:97-102 [M. Uhen/S. Paxson/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190022: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Stephanie Paxson on 26.11.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Carnivora - Barbourofelidae
Barbourofelidae sp. Schultz et al. 1970 carnivoran