Lokotunjailurus fanonei, sp. nov. 2010; cf. Megantereon sp.

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Lokotunjailurus fanonei, sp. nov. 2010; cf. Megantereon sp.




Sahelanthropus enjoyed (or more likely, was threatened) by the company of several large sabre-toothed cats. Two new species of sabre-toothed cat have been identified, one comparable to Megantereon is awaiting a formal name.

BBC - Sabretooth cats threatened most ancient human ancestor (press release, dioramic biome illustration, photo of a skull)


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