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Mammalia - Carnivora - Amphicyonidae
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. M. Hunt 2011||Largest species of Temnocyon (basilar length, ,30 cm, table 7), and the only large temnocyonine in which the plesio- morphic cusp pattern of the lower teeth is retained: m1 shear maintained; metaconids present on m1–2; m1/m2 ratio, 1.62, the lowest among Temnocyon species (table 6). Depth of mandible below m1, ,50 mm; below p2, 46 mm. Mandibular dental mea- surements highest values among species of Temnocyon: length of toothrow, p1–m3, 135 mm; lengths in mm of p2, 16.6; p4, 22.1; m1, 28.2; m2, 17.4 (table 2).|