New Saber-Toothed Cat Records (Felidae: Machairodontinae) for the Pleistocene of Venezuela, and the Great American Biotic Interchange

@inproceedings{Rincn2011NewSC,
  title={New Saber-Toothed Cat Records (Felidae: Machairodontinae) for the Pleistocene of Venezuela, and the Great American Biotic Interchange},
  author={Ascanio D. Rinc{\'o}n and Francisco Juan Prevosti and G. Parra},
  year={2011}
}
ABSTRACT The Machairodontinae fossil record in South America is not very diverse. Until now, only the genus Smilodon (Smilodontini) has been reported, with likely a single species, S. populator. A second taxon of Machairodontinae was referred to Homotheriini and to the genus Xenosmilus, but the age to which it was assigned, early to middle Pleistocene, is uncertain, because it was recovered out of stratigraphic context. At present, the Venezuelan saber-toothed cat record is limited to the… Expand
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