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Allocyon Merriam 1930 (bear)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41305

Full reference: C. W. Merriam. 1930. Allocyon, a new canid genus from the John Day Beds of Oregon. University of California Publications, Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences 19(9):229-245

Parent taxon: Amphicynodontinae according to R. M. Hunt 1998

Sister taxa: Amphicynodon, Drassonax, Kolponomos, Pachycynodon, Parictis, Wangictis

Subtaxa: Allocyon loganensis

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Type: Allocyon loganensis

Ecology: scansorial insectivore