Alternative combination: Cynodesmus cooki
Full reference: J. R. Macdonald. 1963. The Miocene faunas from the Wounded Knee area of western South Dakota. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 125(3):139-238
See also Macdonald 1963
Sister taxon: Otarocyon macdonaldi
Type specimen: Its type locality is Sharps (SDSM V-5359), which is in a Geringian terrestrial horizon in the Sharps Formation of South Dakota
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
• Oligocene of United States (2: South Dakota)
Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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