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Temnocyon Cope 1878 (bear-dog)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Amphicyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41298

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1878. On some of the characters of the Miocene fauna of Oregon. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 18(102):63-78

Parent taxon: Temnocyoninae according to R. M. Hunt 2011

Sister taxa: Delotrochanter, Mammacyon, Rudiocyon

Subtaxa: Temnocyon altigenis, Temnocyon ferox, Temnocyon fingeruti, Temnocyon macrogenys, Temnocyon percussor, Temnocyon subferox, Temnocyon typicus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore