Middle Miocene Carnivora and Hyaenodonta from Fort Ternan, western Kenya

@article{Werdelin2019MiddleMC,
  title={Middle Miocene Carnivora and Hyaenodonta from Fort Ternan, western Kenya},
  author={Lars Werdelin},
  journal={Geodiversitas},
  year={2019},
  volume={41},
  pages={267 - 283}
}
ABSTRACT Fort Ternan is a middle Miocene (c. 13.7-13.8 Ma) site famous for its fossils of Kenyapithecus wickeri Leakey, 1962, considered the earliest African hominoid. Herein, the Carnivora and Hyaenodonta from this site are described and placed in their temporal context, showing the middle Miocene to be a time of transition from archaic carnivores of the early Miocene and carnivores of more modern aspect from the late Miocene. Fort Ternan includes: Amphicyonidae represented by ?Myacyon peignei… Expand
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