Indarctos Pilgrim 1913 (bear)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

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

See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Chorn and Hoffman 1978, Salesa et al. 2006 and Werdelin and Peigne 2010

Sister taxa: Agriotherium, Ursavus

Subtaxa: Indarctos anthracitis Indarctos arctoides Indarctos atticus Indarctos nevadensis Indarctos oregonensis Indarctos salmontanus Indarctos vireti Indarctos zdanskyi

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Type: Indarctos salmontanus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Libya (2 collections)

• Hemphillian of United States (12: California, Florida, Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, Texas)

• Miocene of Algeria (1), China (6), Kazakhstan (1), Turkey (3), United States (1: Arizona)

Total: 26 collections including 28 occurrences

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