Animalia > Chordata > Mammalia > Carnivora > Canidae > Metalopex


Wikipedia Abstract

Metalopex is an extinct hypocarnivorous mammal similar to Vulpes endemic to North America. Its sister taxon is the extant Urocyon which form a clade based on dentition. These same dental characteristics are shared by Otocyon and Protocyon.
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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