Phlaocyon marslandensis McGrew 1941 (bone-crushing dog)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Full reference: P. O. McGrew. 1941. A new procyonid from the Miocene of Nebraska. Geological Series, Field Museum of Natural History 8(5):33-36

Belongs to Phlaocyon according to McGrew 1941

Sister taxa: Phlaocyon achoros, Phlaocyon annectens, Phlaocyon latidens, Phlaocyon leucosteus, Phlaocyon mariae, Phlaocyon minor, Phlaocyon multicuspus, Phlaocyon taylori, Phlaocyon yatkolai

Type specimen: FMNH P26314, a maxilla (left maxillary and premaxillary, with I3, C, P4, and M1.)

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (5: Nebraska collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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