Smilodon, or more commonly known as the saber toothed cat, was a carnivorous mammal that lived in south america


Although people call it the saber tooth tiger, that is inaccurate. It is actually, the saber tooth cat. It was the largest of the saber tooths and so it was larger than the other pleisostine cats like homotherium and dinofelis. It also had the largest saber teeth of any animal that lived on the Earth. Smilodon were very resourceful animals, being able to survive until Homo Sapiens, became intact. One of the first saber toothed cat was dinofelis, which hunted our ancestors, Austrolopithicus Afracanis.

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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Carnivora
Family: Felidae
Subfamily: Machairodontinae
Tribe: Smilodontini
Genus: Smilodon

Smilodon was the main character in the walking with beasts, episode 5, Sabre tooth. The main smilodon in the show was a male smilodon, called Half-tooth. It was also shown, in walking with beasts like the modern day Lions, because its the females, not the males, that hunt the food.

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