Alternative combinations: Osbornodon scitulus, Tomarctus scitulus
Full reference: O. P. Hay. 1924. Description of some fossil vertebrates from the Upper Miocene of Texas. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 37:1-18
Sister taxon: Tephrocyon rurestris
Type specimen: TMM-TAMU 2380. Its type locality is Garvin Gully, which is in a Hemingfordian terrestrial horizon in the Oakville Formation of Texas.
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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