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Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae
It was recombined as Neocynodesmus delicatus by Macdonald (1963) and Macdonald (1970); it was recombined as Leptocyon delicatus by Tedford et al. (2009).
If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.
|R. H. Tedford et al. 2009||Differs from all other species of Leptocyon in being approximately 40% smaller; premolar cusplets and cingular cusps generally weaker and especially weaker than those of contemporaneous taxa; m1 metaconid proportionally larger and taller crowned relative to size and height of protoconid; and m2 lacks a paraconid.|