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†subtribe Borophagina Wang et al. 1999 (bone-crushing dog)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Canidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 83324

Full reference: X. Wang, R. H. Tedford, and B. E. Taylor. 1999. Phylogenetic systematics of the Borophaginae (Carnivora: Canidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 243:1-392

Parent taxon: Borophagini according to X. Wang et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Aelurodontina, Cormocyon, Cynarctina, Desmocyon, Euoplocyon, Metatomarctus, Microtomarctus, Protomarctus, Psalidocyon, Tephrocyon

Subtaxa: Borophagus, Carpocyon, Epicyon, Paratomarctus, Protepicyon

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore