Saturday 10 May 2014

Extinct kitten-sized hunter discovered

May 8, 2014

Case Western Reserve University

Researchers have discovered an ancient kitten-sized predator that lived in Bolivia about 13 million years ago -- one of the smallest species reported in the extinct order Sparassodonta. The species has the features of a tenacious hunter that could feed on animals its own size, the scientists say.

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