Although commonly known as the saber-toothed tiger, it was not closely related to the tiger or other modern cats. Smilodon lived in the Americas during the Pleistocene epoch (2.5 mya–10,000 years ago). The genus was named in 1842, based on fossils from Brazil. Sep 05, 2013 · What If Saber-Toothed Tigers Didn't Go Extinct? - Duration: 3:49. ... Mother Elephant Rescue baby from Tiger - Amazing Wild Animals Attacks, Crocodile vs Tiger vs Buffalo - Duration: 11:31.
The tiger's modern Sesame Street appearance.. Butch is a Bengal tiger who made various appearances on Sesame Street.He was the first Muppet designed and built by Ed Christie, and originally appeared as a saber-toothed tiger (performed by Brian Muehl) in the "Toothbrush" sketch of the Caveman Days series. The first saber-toothed cat fossil in Canada was found in Medicine Hat, Alberta. One of the best-known genera is Smilodon, species of which, especially S. fatalis, are popularly, but incorrectly referred as a "saber-toothed tiger," a genus within the subfamily Machairodontinae of the carnivoran family Felidae.