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Phoberocyon johnhenryi White 1947 (bear)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 50353

Alternative combinations: Aelurodon johnhenryi, Hemicyon (Phoberocyon) johnhenryi, Hemicyon johnhenryi

Full reference: T. E. White. 1947. Additions to the Miocene fauna of north Florida. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 99(4):497-515

Belongs to Phoberocyon according to R. M. Hunt 1998

Sister taxa: Phoberocyon aurelianensis, Phoberocyon huerzeleri

Type specimen: MCZ 4059, a mandible (right mandible with C, P2 to M2). Its type locality is Thomas Farm, which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial sandstone/claystone in the Alachua Formation of Florida.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 33.4 x 13.7