Alternative combination: Brachyrhynchocyon sesnoni
Full reference: J. R. Macdonald. 1967. A New Species of Late Oligocene Dog, Brachyrhynchocyon sesnoni, From South Dakota. Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County 126:1-5
Type specimen: LACM 17039, a partial skeleton (partial skull and mandible plus postcranial fragments). Its type locality is Wolff Ranch (LACM 2002), which is in a Whitneyan terrestrial horizon in the Brule Formation of South Dakota.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
• Arikareean of United States (1: Oregon collection)
• Oligocene of United States (2: South Dakota)
Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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