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Carcinodon Scott 1892 (condylarth)

Osteichthyes - Eutheria - Arctocyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 42202

Full reference: W. B. Scott. 1892. A revision of the North American Creodonta with notes on some genera which have been referred to that group. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 44:291-323

Parent taxon: Arctocyonidae according to R. Tabuce et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Anacodon, Aphanocyon, Arctocyon, Arctocyonides, Arctocyoninae, Baioconodon, Chriacus, Claenodon, Colpoclaenus, Desmatoclaenus, Deuterogonodon, Heteroborus, Hyodectes, Karakia, Lambertocyon, Landenodon, Loxolophinae, Loxolophus, Mentoclaenodon, Mimotricentes, Oxyprimus, Oxytomodon, Paratriisodon, Princetonia, Protungulatum, Sigynorum, Thryptacodon

Subtaxa: Carcinodon antiquus, Carcinodon aquilonius, Carcinodon olearyi

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Type: Mioclaenus filholianus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore