†subtribe Cynarctina Wang et al. 1999 (bone-crushing dog)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

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

Parent taxon: Borophagini according to X. Wang et al. 1999

Sister taxa: Aelurodontina, Borophagina, Cormocyon, Desmocyon, Euoplocyon, Metatomarctus, Microtomarctus, Protomarctus, Psalidocyon, Tephrocyon

Subtaxa: Cynarctus Paracynarctus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (60: California, Colorado, Delaware, Louisiana, Maryland, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming collections)

Total: 60 collections each including a single occurrence

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