Catalogue of Carnivorous, Pachydermatous, and Edentate Mammalia in the British Museum

Catalogue of Carnivorous, Pachydermatous, and Edentate Mammalia in the British Museum

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1869 edition. Excerpt: ... p. 513. Hab. Pampas of Mendoza. 11. THOUS. Skull elongate; nose tapering, moderate. Temporal muscles separated by a vase-shaped crown. Teeth 44=%-Q-; two tubercular "_ grinders in each side of the upper, and three in each side of the lower jaw, the two hinder circular, the hindmost very minute. Lycalopex, 1, Burmeister. ' Thous, Gray, P. Z. S. 1868, p. 514. There are three skulls in the British Museum, all showing the additional hinder lower grinders. One, 1033 b, has a group of four small hinder tubercular grinders on one side of the lower jaw, which displaces and throws out of the regular line the larger penultimate tubercular lower grinder. S 1. Thous crancrivorus. (Crab-eating Dog.) I B.M. Tail moderately long. Snout blackish. Canis cancrivorus, Desm. Mamm. p. 199; Blainv. Oste'ogr. t. 9 (skull), t. 12 (teeth), t. Viverra cancrivora, Meyer, Zool. Ann. i. p. 135; Actes dc la Soc. d'II. N. e Paris, i. p. 115. ' Canis brasiliensis, 1'/und, Bras. 1842, t. Canis melam 'us, Wagner. Vulpes brasihensis, Gerrard, Cat. of Bones of Mamm. p. 88. Canis (Lycalopex) cancrivorus, Burm. Fauna Bras. p. 24, t. 22, t. 27., . Thous crancrivorus, Gray, P. Z. S. 1868, p. 514. Lycalopex cancrivorus, Gerrard, Cat. o Bones of Mamm. p. 89. Chien des bois, Bufon, H. N. Supp. vii. p. 146, t. 38. Chien sauvage, Fermin in Holl. Eguin. p. 10. '?Canis thous, Linn. S. N. i. p. 60. Surinam Dog, Penn. Hab. French Guiana, in small packs. 2. Thous fulvipes. ' Canis fulvipes, Martin, P. Z. S. 1837, p. 11; lVaterhouse, Zool. Beagle, _ t. 6 (1839) (type in B.M.). Vulpes fulvipes, Gerrard, Cat. of Bones of Zllamm. p. 88.? Canis (Lycalopex) entreria-nus, Burmeister, Uebersicht der Sdugeth. von La Plata, ii. p. 400, 1861; Arch....show more

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  • 9781236949707