Hesperocyon coloradensis 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 Hesperocyon according to X. Wang 1994

Sister taxon: Hesperocyon gregarius

Type specimen: KUVP 85067, a partial skeleton (partial skull and mandible plus partial postcranial skeleton)

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore


• Oligocene of United States (2: Colorado collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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