Canoidea

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Canoidea

[kə′nȯid·ē·ə]
(vertebrate zoology)
A superfamily belonging to the mammalian order Carnivora, including all dogs and doglike species such as seals, bears, and weasels.
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En la region neotropical, los 2 grandes subordenes del orden Carnivora, Caniformia y Feliformia, se encuentran muy bien representados por las familias Canidae y Felidae, con 11 y 10 especies, respectivamente.
Orden Carnivora Bowdich, 1821 Suborden Caniformia Kretozoi, 1943 Familia Canidae Fischer, 1817 Subfamilia Caninae Fischer, 1817 Genero Dusicyon Hamilton Smith, 1839.