Miacis vorax Leidy 1873 (carnivoran)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Miacidae

Alternative combination: Uintacyon vorax

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1873. Part I. Contributions to the extinct vertebrate fauna of the western territories. Report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories 1:1-358

Belongs to Miacis according to W. B. Scott 1892

See also Hay 1902, Leidy 1873 and Wortman and Matthew 1899

Sister taxa: Miacis bathygnathus, Miacis boqinghensis, Miacis deutschi, Miacis edax, Miacis exiguus, Miacis hookwayi, Miacis invictus, Miacis latidens, Miacis lushiensis, Miacis medius, Miacis parvivorus, Miacis petilus, Miacis rundlei, Miacis vulpinus, Harpalodon sylvestris, Prodaphaenus uintensis

Ecology: arboreal carnivore


• Eocene of United States (3: Colorado, Wyoming collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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