Specimen: DPC:11569B, Brychotherium ephalmos


Specimen Information

MorphoSource Identifier: S2971
Type: Yes
Occurrence ID: An occurence ID has not yet been identified or created for this specimen and it has not been integrated with iDigBio

Description: Left dentary of Brychotherium ephalmos with p3, m1, m2, m3 preserved along with a portion of the coronoid process. Hyaenodontida, Teratodontinae

Notes: Fragmentary canine glued to mandibular symphysis may be associated with the specimen. Specimen was found with DPC 11569A and may be the same individual.

Geologic Age: late Eocene
Absolute Age: 34 Ma
Body Mass: 6 kg, Morlo 1999, Van Valkenburgh 1990

Locality: Egypt, Fayum Depression, Jebel Qatrani Formation, Locality 41
Locality absolute age: 34 Ma
Locality geologic age: late Eocene

Institution: Duke Lemur Center Division of Fossil Primates, Durham, NC, USA

Specimen Media

M8086, 1 file
Left dentary with p2, p3, p4, m1, m2, m3
(Left) (Left dentary with p2, p3, p4, m1, m2, m3)