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Cynarctoides McGrew 1938 (bone-crushing dog)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41205

Full reference: P. O. McGrew. 1938. Dental morphology of the Procyonidae with a description of Cynarctoides, gen. nov. Geological Series, Field Museum of Natural History 6(22):323-339

Parent taxon: Phlaocyonini according to X. Wang et al. 1999

Sister taxon: Phlaocyon

Subtaxa: Cynarctoides acridens, Cynarctoides emryi, Cynarctoides gawnae, Cynarctoides harlowi, Cynarctoides lemur, Cynarctoides luskensis, Cynarctoides roii, Cynarctoides whistleri

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Type: Cynarctus acridens

Ecology: scansorial insectivore