Cormocyon haydeni Wang et al. 1999 (bone-crushing dog)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Full reference: X. Wang, R. H. Tedford, and B. E. Taylor. 1999. Phylogenetic systematics of the Borophaginae (Carnivora: Canidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 243:1-392

Belongs to Cormocyon according to X. Wang et al. 1999

Sister taxon: Cormocyon copei

Type specimen: Its type locality is Eagle Nest Butte (Harrison), which is in a Harrisonian terrestrial horizon in South Dakota

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Harrisonian of United States (3: Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming collections)

• Arikareean of United States (2: South Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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