The Pleistocene Small Carnivores of Eastern Beringia

Twenty-six species of fissiped carnivore (four canids, 13 mustelids, one hyaenid, four felids, and four ursids) lived in Eastern Beringia during the Pleistocene. Of these species six are extinct (one canid, one ursid, two mustelids. one hyaenid, and two felids) and four (three mustelids and one felid) no longer live in the region. The status of 568 specimens, representing 17 species of small carnivores. is examined.

Author P. M. Youngman
Year 1993
Secondary title Canadian Field-Naturalist
Volume 107
Number 2
Pages 139-163