Earliest Eocene Miacidae (Mammalia: Carnivora) from Northwestern Wyoming

@inproceedings{Heinrich2008EarliestEM,
  title={Earliest Eocene Miacidae (Mammalia: Carnivora) from Northwestern Wyoming},
  author={R. Heinrich and S. Strait and P. Houde},
  booktitle={Journal of Paleontology},
  year={2008}
}
Abstract Fossil carnivorans are described from earliest Eocene localities in the Clarks Fork and southern Bighorn basins of Wyoming. Three new species, Miacis rosei, Uintacyon gingerichi, and Vassacyon bowni, collected from the base of the Wasatchian North American Land Mammal Age (Wa-0), are the smallest and possibly most basal members of their respective genera, and increase from one to four the number of miacids known from this faunal zone. An upper dentition of Miacis deutschi from slightly… Expand
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