FHSM VP-38
Canis dirus (Leidy, J.H., 1858)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Canis
Phylum
Chordata
Species
dirus
Class
Mammalia
Author
Leidy, J.H.
Order
Carnivora
Year
1858
Family
Canidae
Collected by
University of California Museum of Paleontology
Date Collected
1946
Identified By
Sternberg, G.F.
Date Identified
1946-03-15
Type
Number of Pieces
1
Description
Cast; External, ; Skull; Complete Skull,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
California
County
Los Angeles
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Member
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Quaternary
Latest Period
Quaternary
Earliest Epoch
Latest Epoch
Earliest Age
Latest Age
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone