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A review of the extinct wolverine, Plesiogulo (Carnivora, Mustelidae) from North America

Jessica A. Harrison

A review of the extinct wolverine, Plesiogulo (Carnivora, Mustelidae) from North America

by Jessica A. Harrison

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in City of Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Plesiogulo.,
    • Paleontology -- Pliocene.,
    • Paleontology -- North America.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 26-27.

      StatementJessica A. Harrison.
      SeriesSmithsonian contributions to paleobiology ;, no. 46.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE701 .S56 no. 46, QE882.C15 .S56 no. 46
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 27 p. :
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3922765M
      LC Control Number81607075

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The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Author: Jessica A Harrison. Get this from a library. A review of the extinct wolverine, Plesiogulo (Carnivora, Mustelidae) from North America.

[Jessica A Harrison] -- There are two fossil species of Plesiogulo in North America: Plesiogulo marshalli, to which most of the fossil material is herein referred, and P.

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[Jessica A Harrison; Smithsonian Institution.]. A Review of the Extinct Wolverine, Plesiogulo (Carnivora: Mustelidae), from North America Jessica A. Harrison Introduction Plesiogulo, an extinct relative of the living wol­ verine Gulo, is known from 14 Hemphillian local­ ities in North America.

Remains, however, are seldom abundant, and at only a. There are two fossil species of Plesiogulo in North America: Plesiogulo marshalli, to which most of the fossil material is herein referred, and P. lindsayi, new species are restricted to the late Hemphillian.

A formal diagnosis is offered for P. s of Plesiogulo are relatively rare, possibly due to low densities in extinct populations.

A formal diagnosis is offered for P. marshalli. Remains of Plesiogulo are relatively rare, possibly due to low densities in extinct populations. The only known juvenile specimens of Plesiogulo are from the Edson Local Fauna, where three juveniles together with a single mature individual probably represent a female with a litter of cubs.

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The wolverine has no exact counterpart in the tropics (Eisenberg ). Gulo is descended from Plesiogulo, a large Miocene and Pliocene form (Kurtén and Anderson ).

The genus Plesiogulo originated in Asia and migrated to North America between and million years ago, where two species have been identified. (Harrison ). Jessica A Harrison has written: 'A review of the extinct wolverine, Plesiogulo (Carnivora: Mustelidae), from North America' -- subject(s): Fossil Wolverine, Paleontology, Plesiogulo, Wolverine.

Plesiogulo crassa skull mm CBL Megalictis ferox inferred size of largest fragmentary skull mm CBL Exactly 15% difference in linear dimensions, and as I wrote above, the skull of a 12kg male wolverine is mm in CBL, this large Megalictis then would be.

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The famous ferocity of wolverines may be no match for climate change. The plight of the animals has led to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposing to protect the animals under the Endangered. The Neogene wolverine Plesiogulo and the origin of Gulo (Carnivora, Mammalia). Acta Zoologica Fennica, Extinct wolverine from the Former USSR: Review of the genus Plesiogulo (Carnivora.

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Habitat These tough animals are solitary, and they need a lot of room to roam.A new species of Plesiogulo (Plesiogulo botori sp. nov.) is described from Ma deposits in East Africa.

This new fossil material comes from two localities: Lemudong'o in southern Kenya, and.