Alternative combinations: Aelurodon pugnator, Osteoborus pugnator, Porthocyon pugnator
Synonym: Osteoborus galushai Webb 1969
Sister taxa: Borophagus diversidens, Borophagus dudleyi, Borophagus hilli, Borophagus littoralis, Borophagus orc, Borophagus parvus, Borophagus secundus, Dinocyon (Borophagus) meandrinus, Osteoborus crassipinaetus, Porthocyon matthewi
- Borophagus pugnator: Its type locality is Wray, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in Colorado
- Osteoborus galushai: F:AM 61671, 61672, a mandible. Its type locality is Mixson's Bone Bed, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in the Alachua Formation of Florida.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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