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Prohesperocyon Wang 1994 (carnivoran)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora

PaleoDB taxon number: 41236

Full reference: X. Wang. 1994. Phylogenetic systematics of the Hesperocyoninae (Carnivora: Canidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 221:1-207

Parent taxon: Carnivora according to P. D. Polly et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Adracon, Amphicticeps, Arctoidea, Barbourofelidae, Caniformia, Feliformia, Megencephalon, Miacoidea, Mioprionodon, Monachiopsis, Percrocutidae, Pristinictis, Ravenictis, Thos, Ursina, Viverra memphitis, Vulpavus, Arctictidae, Bassarididae, Cynictidae

Subtaxa: Prohesperocyon wilsoni

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Type: Hesperocyon wilsoni

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore