Alternative combinations: Enhydrocyon geringensis, Mesocyon geringensis
Full reference: E. H. Barbour and C. B. Schultz. 1935. A new Miocene dog, Mesocyon geringensis, sp. nov. Bulletin of the Nebraska State Museum 43(1):407-418
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: UNSM 1092, a skeleton (complete skull and mandible plus postcranial skeleton). Its type locality is Redington Gap West (Basal Siltstone), which is in an Arikareean terrestrial horizon in the Brule Formation of Nebraska.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
• Oligocene of United States (3: South Dakota)
Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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