Daphoenus socialis Thorpe 1922 (bear-dog)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Amphicyonidae

Alternative combination: Pericyon socialis

Full reference: M. R. Thorpe. 1922. Oregon Tertiary Canidae, with descriptions of new forms. American Journal of Science 3(15):162-176

Belongs to Daphoenus according to R. M. Hunt 1998

See also Thorpe 1922

Sister taxa: Canis lippincottianus, Daphoenus demilo, Daphoenus felinus, Daphoenus hartshornianus, Daphoenus lambei, Daphoenus robustus, Daphoenus ruber, Daphoenus transversus, Daphoenus vetus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution: found only at Haystack Member (Miocene of Oregon)

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