Amphicyon giganteus Schinz 1825 (bear-dog)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Amphicyonidae

Belongs to Amphicyon according to L. Werdelin and S. Peigne 2010

Sister taxa: Amphicyon (Euroamphicyon), Amphicyon argentinus, Amphicyon castellanus, Amphicyon frendens, Amphicyon galushai, Amphicyon gracilis, Amphicyon ingens, Amphicyon intermedius, Amphicyon longiramus, Amphicyon major, Amphicyon pontoni, Amphicyon reinheimeri, Amphicyon riggsi

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Bosnia and Herzegovina (1 collection), France (6), Germany (1), Namibia (1)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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