TABLE 1. Distribution of the hyaenodonts presently known in the Paleocene and Eocene of Africa. Ouled Abdoun Basin: Gheerbrant et al. (2006) and Solé et al. (2009); Ouarzazate Basin: Gheerbrant (1995; et al., 2006); El Kohol: Crochet (1988); Gour Lazib area: Solé et al. (2014b); Black Crow locality from Sperrgebiet: Pickford et al. (2008); Dur at-Talah: Grohé et al. (2012); Birket Qarun Locality 2: Borths et al. (2010); Jebel Qatrani and Qasr el-Sagha Formations: Simons and Gingerich (1974, 1976), Holroyd (1994, 1999), Lewis and Morlo (2010); Taqah: Crochet et al. (1990); Chambi and Bir el Ater based on the present paper. *: Taxa described in Holroyd (1994) but not formally published. First column refers to Figure 1 localities.

  Faunal Assemblage Localities Incertae sedis Teratodontinae Koholiinae Hyainailourinae Apterodontinae
10 III Taqah - Masrasector ligabuei - - -
9 III I and M

 

(Jebel Qatrani Formation)

- Masrasector pithecodacos* - Pterodon syrtos

Pterodontine A

Apterodon macrognathus
III G and V

 

(Jebel Qatrani Formation)

- Masrasector aegypticum

Metasinopa osborni

Metapterodon schlosseri Pterodontine C -
III E

 

(Jebel Qatrani Formation)

- Masrasector ligabuei - Pterodon sp. Apterodon macrognathus

Apterodon altidens

III A and B

 

(Jebel Qatrani Formation)

  Brychotherium ephalmos*

Masrasector ligabuei

Metapterodon schlosseri Pterodon africanus

Pterodon phiomensis

Akhnatenavus leptognathus

Apterodon macrognathus

Apterodon altidens

III L-41

 

(Jebel Qatrani Formation)

- Brychotherium ephalmos*

Masrasector ligabuei

- Akhnatenavus aff. leptognathus

 

Pterodontine D

-
III Qasr el-Sagha Formation - - Metapterodon sp. - Apterodon saghensis

 

Apterodon sp.

III Birket Qarun Locality 2 - ?Masrasector - - -
8 III Dur at-Talah - - - - Apterodon langebadreae

Apterodon indet.

7 II Bir el Ater - Masrasector cf. ligabuei - Hyainailourinae indet. -
6 II Sperrgebiet area - Teratodontinae indet. - Pterodon sp. -
5 II Chambi - Teratodontinae indet. - Furodon crocheti

Parvavorodon gheerbranti

-
4 II Gour Lazib area - Glibzegdouia tabelbalaensis - Furodon crocheti

Parvavorodon gheerbranti

-
3 I El Kohol - - Koholia - -
2 0 Ouarzazate Basin Tinerhodon disputatus

?Proviverrinae

- - - -
1 I Ouled Abdoun Basin - - Ypresian: Boualitomus - -
Selandian:

Lahimia

 

TABLE 2. Measurements (in mm) of the specimens of Furodon crocheti Solé et al., 2014b from Chambi. *: fragmentary specimen.

Locus   n OR
P2 L 2 4.5-4.82
  W 2 1.64-1.8
M1 L 1 5.74
  W 1 5.22
dp3 L 1 5.84
  W 1 2.56
m1 L 1 2.86* (trigonid)
  W 1 2.32*
m3 L 1 4.34* (trigonid)
  W 1 2.98*

 

TABLE 3. Measurements (in mm) of the specimens of Parvavorodon gheerbranti Solé et al., 2014b from Chambi. *: fragmentary specimen; **: based on alveoli.

Locus   n OR
P3 L 1 3.48
  W 1 1.65
M1or2 L 1 3.55*
  W 1 3.56
dp3 L 1 3.78**
  W 1 1.4**
dp4 L 1 3.8
  W 1 1.44
p2 L 1 2.76
  W 1 1.14
m1 L 1 4.48
  W 1 1.86
m3 L 2 4.11-4.21
  W 2 1.71-2.45
DD   1 5.42