Alternative combinations: Canis temerarius, Tephrocyon temerarius, Tomarctus temerarius
Synonym: Canis anceps Scott 1893
Full reference: J. Leidy. 1858. Notice of Remains of Extinct Vertebrata, from the Valley of the Niobrara River, Collected during the Exploring Expedition of 1857, in Nebraska, under the Command of Lieut. G. K. Warren, U. S. Top. Eng., by Dr. F. V. Hayden, Geologist to the Expedition. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 10:15-89
Sister taxon: Paratomarctus euthos
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
Total: 45 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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