Alternative combinations: Cynarctus acridens, Notharctus acridens
Synonyms: Cynarctoides mustelinus Matthew 1932, Cynarctus mustelinus Matthew 1932
Full reference: E. H. Barbour and H. J. Cook. 1914. Two new fossil dogs of the genus Cynarctus from Nebraska. Nebraska Geological Survey 4(15):225-227
- Cynarctoides acridens: HC 144, a mandible. Its type locality is American Museum-Cook Quarry, which is in a Harrisonian terrestrial horizon in the Marsland Formation of Nebraska.
- Cynarctus mustelinus: AMNH 20502, a mandible (lower jaw fragment with m1-2). Its type locality is Thomson Quarry, which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial horizon in the Sheep Creek Formation of Nebraska.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
• Arikareean of United States (1: South Dakota)
Total: 47 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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