Vulpavus canavus Cope 1881

Mammalia - Carnivora

Alternative combinations: Miacis canavus, Prodaphaenus canavus, Uintacyon canavus

Synonyms: Miacis brevirostris Cope 1881, Uintacyon brevirostris Cope 1881

Full reference: E. D. Cope. 1881. On the Vertebrata of the Wind River Eocene beds of Wyoming. Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey 6(1):183-202

Belongs to Vulpavus according to W. D. Matthew and W. Granger 1915

See also Cope 1881, Hay 1902, Matthew 1909, Scott 1892 and Wortman and Matthew 1899

Sister taxa: Vulpavus (Phlaodectes), Vulpavus australis, Vulpavus completus, Vulpavus farsonensis, Vulpavus hargeri, Vulpavus palustris, Vulpavus profectus


• Eocene of United States (29: Colorado, Wyoming collections)

Total: 29 collections each including a single occurrence

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