Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae
Full reference: R. H. Tedford and Z. Qiu. 1996. A new canid genus from the Pliocene of Yushe, Shanxi Province. Vertebrata PalAsiatica (Gujizhui Dongwu Xuebao) 34(1):27-40
Parent taxon: Caninae according to S. R. May 2019
See also Tedford and Qiu 1996, Tedford et al. 2009 and Werdelin and Peigne 2010
Sister taxa: Canini, Leptocyon, Vulpini
Subtaxa: Eucyon davisi Eucyon skinneri
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore
• Blancan of United States (1: Washington collection)
• Pliocene of Canada (1: Northwest Territories), Spain (1)
• Hemphillian of Mexico (1), United States (25: Arizona, California, Florida, Kansas, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas)
• Miocene of Italy (2), Mongolia (1), United States (3: Nebraska, Oregon, Texas)
Total: 35 collections each including a single occurrence
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