Mammal Teeth from the Forest Marble (Middle Jurassic) of Oxfordshire, England

Science  03 Dec 1976:
Vol. 194, Issue 4269, pp. 1053-1055
DOI: 10.1126/science.194.4269.1053


A very early stage in the evolution of the talonid basin is seen in a eupantothere lower molar from the Upper Bathonian of central England. The corresponding upper molars and the first known Middle Jurassic morganucodontid, kuehneotheriid, and dryolestid teeth are briefly described and illustrated.