Galecyon mordax Matthew and Granger 1915 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Alternative combinations: Paeneprolimnocyon mordax, Sinopa mordax

Full reference: W. D. Matthew and W. Granger. 1915. A revision of the Lower Eocene Wasatch and Wind River faunas. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 34(1):1-103

Belongs to Galecyon according to M. R. Borths et al. 2016

See also Delson 1971, Gingerich and Deutsch 1989, Gunnell 1998, Matthew and Granger 1915 and Van Valen 1969

Sister taxa: Galecyon chronius, Galecyon gallus, Galecyon morloi, Galecyon peregrinus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (10: Wyoming collections)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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