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Mammalia - Carnivora - Nimravidae
It was recombined as Hoplophoneus davisi by Matthew (1910); it was recombined as Nimravus davisi by Fremd (1994); it was synonymized subjectively with Pogonodon platycopis by Bryant (1996).
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.
|J. C. Merriam 1906||Skull large, sagittal crest very high and thin, brain case small. Dentition 3/, 1/, 3/, 1/. Third upper incisors relatively large. Upper canines large but not greatly compressed laterally. P2 very small, one-rooted. P4 without deuterocone, with incipient protostyle, not exceeding the superior canine in antero-posterior diameter. M1 small, narrow transversely, without distinct internal or protocone lobe.|