Ectopocynus antiquus Wang 1994 (canid)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Full reference: X. Wang. 1994. Phylogenetic systematics of the Hesperocyoninae (Carnivora: Canidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 221:1-207

Belongs to Ectopocynus according to X. Wang 1994

Sister taxa: Ectopocynus intermedius, Ectopocynus simplicidens

Type specimen: F:AM 54090, a mandible (partial right ramus). Its type locality is Little Muddy Creek (Niobrara County), which is in an Arikareean terrestrial horizon in Wyoming.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Arikareean of United States (1: Wyoming collection)

• Oligocene of United States (1: South Dakota)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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