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Prolimnocyon Matthew and Granger 1915 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40952

Full reference: W. D. Matthew and W. Granger. 1915. A revision of the Lower Eocene Wasatch and Wind River faunas. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 34(1):1-103

Parent taxon: Limnocyoninae according to M. R. Borths et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Iridodon, Limnocyon, Limnocyonini, Machaeroidini, Oxyaenodon, Prolaena, Thereutherium, Thinocyon

Subtaxa: Prolimnocyon antiquus, Prolimnocyon atavus, Prolimnocyon chowi, Prolimnocyon eerius, Prolimnocyon haematus

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Type: Prolimnocyon atavus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore