†family Hyaenodontidae Leidy 1869 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

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

See also Andrews 1906, Bajpai et al. 2009, Carroll 1988, Cope 1875, Cope 1889, Flower and Lydekker 1891, Gheerbrant et al. 2006, Lambe 1908, Lange-Badré and Böhme 2005, Morales et al. 2007, Morales et al. 2008, Morlo et al. 2007, Rana et al. 2015, Rose et al. 2012, Sach and Heizmann 2001, Solé et al. 2015, Solé et al. 2014, Solé et al. 2014, Van Valen 1967 and Wang et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Hyaenodontoidea, Hyainailouroidea, Oxyaenoidea

Subtaxa: Acarictis Acrohyaenodon Ahknatenavus Arfia Galecyon Gazinocyon Hyaenaelurinae Hyaenodontinae Hyaenodontipus Indohyaenodontinae Ischnognathus Koholiinae Limnocyoninae Neohyaenodon Oxyaenoides Protopsalis Prototomus Proviverrinae Proviverroides Pyrocyon Schizophagus Sinopa Tinerhodon Tritemnodon

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of China (1 collection), Kenya (7), Namibia (2), Nepal (1), Tunisia (2)

• Arikareean of United States (2: California, Nebraska)

• Oligocene of China (6), the Czech Republic (1), Egypt (1), France (15), Georgia (1), Germany (2), Mongolia (3), Switzerland (1), Turkey (1), United States (28: Colorado, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming)

• Eocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Wyoming)

• Eocene of Algeria (1), Belgium (2), Canada (7: Northwest Territories, Saskatchewan), China (17), France (40), Germany (5), India (2), Kyrgyzstan (1), Mexico (2), Mongolia (10), Myanmar (4), Namibia (1), Portugal (1), Spain (3), Switzerland (3), the United Kingdom (7), United States (474: California, Colorado, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming)

• Paleocene to Eocene of France (1)

• Paleocene of China (1), Mongolia (1), Morocco (4), United States (12: New Mexico, Wyoming)

Total: 674 collections including 976 occurrences

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