Agriotherium inexpetans Qiu et al. 1991 (bear)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

Full reference: Z.-x. Qiu, J.-y. Xie, and Y. Defa. 1991. Discovery of Late Miocene Agriotherium from Jiegou, Gansu, and its taxonomic implications. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 29(4):286-295

Belongs to Agriotherium according to Z.-x. Qiu et al. 1991

Sister taxa: Agriotherium africanum, Agriotherium gregoryi, Agriotherium insigne, Agriotherium schneideri, Agriotherium sivalensis

Type specimen: GVJ 87001. Its type locality is Jiegou, which is in a Miocene terrestrial claystone in the Linxia Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution: found only at Jiegou

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