FHSM VP-42
Thylacosmilus atrox (Riggs, 1933)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Thylacosmilus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
atrox
Class
Mammalia
Author
Riggs
Order
Sparassodonta
Year
1933
Family
Thylacosmilidae
Collected by
Riggs, E.S.
Date Collected
1926
Identified By
Sternberg, G.F.
Date Identified
1946-03-15
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
Skull; Complete Skull, (1) mounted skull

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
Argentina
State/Province
Carmarca
County
Carmarca
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Aravcanian
Member
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Neogene
Latest Period
Neogene
Earliest Epoch
Pliocene
Latest Epoch
Pliocene
Earliest Age
Latest Age
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone