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meaning: "in-bertween dog"
Named By: Bravard and Pomel in 1850
Time Period: Late Eocene-Early Oligocene
Location: Eurasia
Size: About 30 centimetres high at the shoulder
Diet: Carnivore
Fossil(s): Many Specimens
Classification: | Chordata | Mammalia | Carnivora | Amphicyonidae | Arctoidea |

Cynodictis elegans, ("slender dog marten") is an extinct amphicyonid carnivoran which inhabited Eurasia from the Late Eocene subepoch to the Early Oligocene subepoch living from 37.2--28.4 million years ago, existing for approximately 8.8 million years.

Read more about Cynodictis at Wikipedia
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