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Metarctos Gaudry 1860 (bear)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41318

Parent taxon: Ursidae according to R. L. Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Agriotheriinae, Ailuropodinae, Amphicynodontinae, Harpaleocyon, Hemicyon, Hemicyoninae, Myadina, Phoberocyoninae, Proarctotherium, Taxina, Thaumastocyon, Tremarctinae, Ursinae, Ursulus, Zaragocyon

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-carnivore