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Cynarctoides luskensis Wang et al. 1999 (bone-crushing dog)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Canidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 45438

Full reference: X. Wang, R. H. Tedford, and B. E. Taylor. 1999. Phylogenetic systematics of the Borophaginae (Carnivora: Canidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 243:1-392

Belongs to Cynarctoides according to X. Wang et al. 1999

Sister taxa: Cynarctoides acridens, Cynarctoides emryi, Cynarctoides gawnae, Cynarctoides harlowi, Cynarctoides lemur, Cynarctoides roii, Cynarctoides whistleri

Type specimen: Its type locality is Eighteen Mile District, which is in a Harrisonian terrestrial horizon in Wyoming

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): P4 7.10 x 3.85, M1 6.15 x 7.75, M2 4.30 x 6.70, p4 5.30 x 2.49, m1 7.55 x 3.35, m2 5.00 x 3.10