Ectopocynus simplicidens 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 antiquus, Ectopocynus intermedius

Type specimen: F:AM 25431, a mandible (complete right ramus). Its type locality is Wood's Canyon Quarry, which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial horizon in the Runningwater Formation of Nebraska.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (3: Nebraska collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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