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Daphoenictis Hunt, Jr. 1974 (bear-dog)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Amphicyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41277

Full reference: R. M. Hunt, Jr. 1974. Daphoenictis, a cat-like carnivore (Mammalia, Amphicyonidae) from the Oligocene of North America. Journal of Paleontology 48(5):1030-1047

Parent taxon: Daphoeninae according to R. M. Hunt 1998

Sister taxa: Adilophontes, Brachyrhynchocyon, Daphoenodon, Daphoenus

Subtaxa: Daphoenictis tedfordi

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Type: Daphoenictis tedfordi

Ecology: scansorial insectivore