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Limnocyon Marsh 1872 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40950

Synonym: Telmatocyon Marsh 1899 (taxon 52150)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Preliminary description of new Tertiary mammals. Part I. American Journal of Science 4(20):122-128

Parent taxon: Limnocyoninae according to M. R. Borths et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Iridodon, Limnocyonini, Machaeroidini, Oxyaenodon, Prolaena, Prolimnocyon, Thinocyon

Subtaxa: Limnocyon cuspidens, Limnocyon medius, Limnocyon potens, Limnocyon velox, Limnocyon verus

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore