Prohesperocyon Wang 1994 (carnivoran)

Mammalia - Carnivora

Full reference: X. Wang. 1994. Phylogenetic systematics of the Hesperocyoninae (Carnivora: Canidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 221:1-207

Parent taxon: Carnivora according to P. D. Polly et al. 2006

See also Munthe 1998, Wang 1994 and Wesley-Hunt and Werdelin 2005

Sister taxa: Adcrocuta, Adracon, Arctoidea, Barbourofelidae, Caniformia, Feliformia, Fissipedia, Miacoidea, Monachiopsis, Percrocutidae, Pristinictis, Ravenictis, Thos, Ursina, Viverra memphitis, Vulpavus

Subtaxa: Prohesperocyon wilsoni

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Type: Hesperocyon wilsoni

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution: found only at Airstrip (TMM 40504) (Eocene of Texas)

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