Full reference: D. E. Savage. 1941. Two New Middle Pliocene Carnivores from Oklahoma with Notes on the Optima Fauna. American Midland Naturalist 25(3):692-710
See also Savage 1941
Sister taxa: Vulpes alopecoides, Vulpes alopex, Vulpes cascadensis, Vulpes chama, Vulpes corsac, Vulpes kernensis, Vulpes mathisoni, Vulpes praecorsac, Vulpes rueppellii, Vulpes velox, Vulpes vulgaris, Vulpes vulpes
Type specimen: Its type locality is Optima, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in the Ogallala Formation of Oklahoma
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
• Quaternary of United States (1: Oregon collection)
Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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