Hyaenodon yuanchuensis Young 1937 (creodont)

Mammalia - Creodonta - Hyaenodontidae

Full reference: C. Young. 1937. An early Tertiary vertebrate fauna from Yuanch├╝. Bulletin of the geological society of China 17(3-4):413-438

Belongs to Hyaenodon according to C. Young 1937

Sister taxa: Hyaenodon (Isohyaenodon), Hyaenodon americanus, Hyaenodon bavaricus, Hyaenodon brachycephalus, Hyaenodon brevirostrus, Hyaenodon chunkhtensis, Hyaenodon crucians, Hyaenodon cruentus, Hyaenodon dubius, Hyaenodon eminus, Hyaenodon filholi, Hyaenodon gigas, Hyaenodon horridus, Hyaenodon incertus, Hyaenodon leptocephalus, Hyaenodon leptorhynchus, Hyaenodon megaloides, Hyaenodon microdon, Hyaenodon minor, Hyaenodon mongoliensis, Hyaenodon montanus, Hyaenodon mustelinus, Hyaenodon neimongoliensis, Hyaenodon pervagus, Hyaenodon raineyi, Hyaenodon venturae, Hyaenodon vetus, Hyaenodon weilini

Type specimen: Its type locality is Heti Formation F 10b, which is in a Sharamurunian terrestrial horizon in the Heti Formation of China

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Heti Formation F 10b

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