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Psalidocyon marianae Wang et al. 1999 (bone-crushing dog)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Canidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51135

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 Psalidocyon according to X. Wang et al. 1999

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Skull Ridge, which is in a Barstovian terrestrial horizon in the Tesuque Formation of New Mexico

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): P4 13.5 x 7.0, M1 10.5 x 12.6, M2 7.00 x 9.70, p4 9.00 x 5.00, m1 15.4 x 5.7, m2 8.30 x 5.30