Origin of creodont
Words nearby creodont
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The group is believed to be derived from a creodont allied to the Eocene Palaeonictis (see Creodonta).
The well-known plantigrade tread of bears is a primitive characteristic which has survived from their creodont ancestry.The Elements of Geology|William Harmon Norton
The skull is described as being Creodont-like, but the dentition is that of the microdont modern Dogs.
There are, however, other points of likeness which seem rather to point to a Creodont origin.
It is a much-specialised Creodont, and therefore exhibits well the distinctive characters of the group.