FHSM VP 5768
Machairodus coloradensis (Cook, 1922)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Machairodus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
coloradensis
Class
Mammalia
Author
Cook
Order
Carnivora
Year
1922
Family
Felidae
Collected by
Zakrzewski, R.J. et al.
Date Collected
1978-04-26
Identified By
Wallace, S.C.
Date Identified
1997-05-12
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
left proximal end of metacarpal V,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Wallace
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Ogallala
Member
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna
Rhino Hill West

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Neogene
Latest Period
Neogene
Earliest Epoch
Miocene
Latest Epoch
Miocene
Earliest Age
Latest Age
Lowest Zone
Hemphillian
Highest Zone
Hemphillian