FHSM VP-5900
Epicyon saevus (Leidy, J.H., 1858)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Epicyon
Phylum
Chordata
Species
saevus
Class
Mammalia
Author
Leidy, J.H.
Order
Carnivora
Year
1858
Family
Canidae
Collected by
Nelson, M.E. et al.
Date Collected
Summer 1980
Identified By
Nelson, M.E.
Date Identified
1986-01-21
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
Skull; Mandible, partial; right; Skull; Teeth, i, p1-m1

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Nevada
County
Elko
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Member
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna
Roglove

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
Clarendonian
Highest Zone
Clarendonian