|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||External Literature Search||Age range and collections|
Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae
It was assigned to Agriotheriinae by Hendey (1974); to Agriotheriini by Chorn and Hoffman (1978); to Hemicyoninae by Qiu et al. (1991); to Ursavini by Hunt (1998); and to Ursidae by Wagner (1837), Kurten (1968), Carroll (1988), Salesa et al. (2006) and Werdelin and Peigne (2010).
|Year||Name and author|
|1845||Hyaenarctos Falconer and Cautley|
|1968||Agriotherium Kurten p. 119|
|1974||Agriotherium Hendey p. 68|
|1978||Agriotherium Chorn and Hoffman p. 3|
|1991||Agriotherium Qiu et al.|
|1998||Agriotherium Hunt, Jr. p. 182|
|2006||Agriotherium Salesa et al. p. 381|
|2010||Agriotherium Werdelin and Peigne p. 612|
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