Arctoidea


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Arc`toid´e`a


n. pl.1.(Zool.) A group of the Carnivora, that includes the bears, weasels, etc.
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Incorporating indels as phylogenetic characters: Impact for interfamilial relationships within Arctoidea (Mammalia: Carnivora).
Five distinct carnivore taxa are represented in 1he Turtle Butte Assemblage representing two suborders, the Cynoidea and the Arctoidea and are discussed below.