Name: Dawsonicyon.
Phonetic: Daw-son-e-sy-on.
Named By: M.‭ ‬Spaulding,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Flynn‭ & ‬R.‭ ‬K.‭ ‬Stucky‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Mammalia,‭ ‬Carnivoramorpha.
Species: D.‭ ‬isami‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Carnivore.
Size: Roughly‭ ‬72‭ ‬centimetres long.
Known locations: USA,‭ ‬Wyoming‭ ‬-‭ ‬Bridger Formation.
Time period: Ypresian of the Eocene.
Fossil representation: Almost complete individual.

       Dawsonicyon is a genus of carnivoramorph that lived in North America during the early Eocene.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new basal Carnivoramorphan‭ (‬Mammalia‭) ‬from the‭ ‘‬Bridger B‭’ (‬Black’s Fork member,‭ ‬Bridger Formation,‭ ‬Bridgerian Nalma,‭ ‬middle Eocene‭) ‬of Wyoming,‭ ‬USA.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Palaeontology‭ ‬53‭(‬4‭)‬:815-832‭ ‬-‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Spaulding,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Flynn‭ & ‬R.‭ ‬K.‭ ‬Stucky‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.


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