Animalia > Chordata > Mammalia > Carnivora > Canidae > Leptocyon


Wikipedia Abstract

Leptocyon (Greek: slender dog) is a small extinct genus of canid endemic to North America during the Oligocene through Miocene living from 24.8—10.3 million years ago, existing for about 25.8-10.3 million years. Leptocyon was a small-bodied, fox-like animal with a slender jaw.
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External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2020-03-21; License: CC BY 4.0