Amphicynodon Filhol 1881 (bear)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

Synonyms: Cynodon Aymard 1848, Paracynodon Schlosser 1899

Parent taxon: Amphicynodontinae according to R. M. Hunt 1998

See also Filhol 1881, McKenna and Bell 1997 and Wang et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Allocyon, Drassonax, Kolponomos, Pachycynodon, Parictis

Subtaxa: Amphicynodon leptorhynchus Amphicynodon teilhardi Cynodon helveticus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of China (2 collections), France (6), Mongolia (2)

Total: 10 collections including 12 occurrences

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