Uintacyon Leidy 1873 (placental)

Mammalia - Ferae

Parent taxon: Carnivoraformes according to F. Solé et al. 2016

See also Alroy 2002, Flynn 1998, Flynn and Galiano 1982, Friscia and Rasmussen 2010, Hay 1902, Hooker 1986, Rose et al. 2012, Scott 1892, Silcox et al. 2010 and Solé 2014

Sister taxa: Carnivora, Dormaalocyon, Gracilocyon, Quercygale, Vassacyon, Xinyuictis, Zodiocyon

Subtaxa: Uintacyon acutus Uintacyon asodes Uintacyon gingerichi Uintacyon hookeri Uintacyon jugulans Uintacyon massetericus Uintacyon rudis

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Type: Uintacyon edax

Ecology: arboreal carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of France (5 collections), the United Kingdom (1), United States (57: Colorado, Mississippi, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming)

• Paleocene of United States (13: Wyoming)

Total: 76 collections including 77 occurrences

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