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Thinocyon Marsh 1872 (eutherian)

Osteichthyes - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40953

Synonym: Entomodon Marsh 1872 (taxon 46100)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Preliminary description of new Tertiary mammals. Part II. American Journal of Science 4(21):202-224

Parent taxon: Limnocyoninae according to M. R. Borths et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Iridodon, Limnocyon, Limnocyonini, Machaeroidini, Oxyaenodon, Prolaena, Prolimnocyon, Thereutherium

Subtaxa: Entomodon comptus, Thinocyon sichowensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore