Protemnocyon Hatcher 1901 (canid)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Parent taxon: Canidae according to L. M. Lambe 1908

See also Alroy 2002 and Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Alopex, Amphicyon angustidens, Atelocynus, Borophaginae, Caninae, Chailicyon, Cubacyon, Cynodictis, Cynotherium, Dusicyon, Dysodus, Gobicyon, Hesperocyoninae, Lycaon, Neovulpavus, Nyctereutes, Otocyon, Otocyoninae, Plesiocyon, Protocyon, Prototocyon, Speothos, Synagodus, Vulpes

Subtaxa: Protemnocyon inflatus

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Type: Protemnocyon inflatus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution: found only at Cedar Creek (Hat Creek Basin) (Oligocene of Nebraska)

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