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Hecubides euryodon Savage 1965 (bear-dog)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Amphicyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 272079

Full reference: R. J. G. Savage. 1965. Fossil Mammals of Africa: 19 The Miocene Carnivora of East Africa. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Geology 10(8):241-316

Belongs to Hecubides according to R. J. G. Savage 1965

Sister taxa: Cynelos caroniavorus, Cynelos euryodon, Cynelos idoneus, Cynelos lemanensis, Cynelos malasi, Cynelos sinapius, Hecubides macrodon

Type specimen: BMNH M19084, a maxilla (axillary fragment with P3+4, M1+2 and alveoli of P2 and M3 on both sides).

Ecology: scansorial insectivore