The hyaenodonts (Mammalia) from the French locality of Aumelas (Hérault), with possible new representatives from the late Ypresian

  title={The hyaenodonts (Mammalia) from the French locality of Aumelas (H{\'e}rault), with possible new representatives from the late Ypresian},
  author={Flor{\'e}al Sol{\'e} and Bernard Marandat and Fabrice Lihoreau},
  pages={185 - 214}
ABSTRACT We describe the carnivorous mammals from the Eocene French locality of Aumelas (Hérault, France). All the carnivores that have been recovered from the fossiliferous locality belong to the Hyaenodonta, a group that was very diverse during the Eocene of Europe. Three new species are described. Matthodon peignei n. sp. is intermediate in size between M. menui (Rich, 1971) and M. tritens Lange-Badré & Haubold, 1990. This is the first known occurrence of this genus in southwestern Europe… 

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