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Euoplocyon Matthew 1924 (bone-crushing dog)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Canidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41214

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1924. Third contribution to the Snake Creek Fauna. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 50:59-210

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

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

Subtaxa: Euoplocyon brachygnathus, Euoplocyon spissidens

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Type: Euoplocyon praedator

Ecology: scansorial insectivore