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The Dire Wolf, Canis dirus, is an extinct carnivorous mammal of the genus Canis, and was most common in North America and South America from the Irvingtonian stage to the Rancholabrean stage of the Pleistocene epoch living 1.80 million years ago – 10,000 years ago, existing for approximately 1.79 million years. They lived alongside other megafauna such as the Short-faced bear, Mammoth and Smilodon among others. Canis dirus meaning "Dire Wolf" was one of the largest canines that ever...

The Dire Wolf (Aenocyon dirus) is an extinct carnivorous mammal of the genus Aenocyon and was most common in North America and South America from the Cenozoic Irvingtonian stage to the Rancholabrean stage of the Pleistocene epoch living 1.80 million years ago – 10,000 years ago, existing for approximately 1.79 million years. They lived alongside another megafauna such as the Short-faced bear, Mammoth, and Smilodon among others. Aenocyon dirus meaning "Terrible Wolf" was one of the largest…

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PBS/NOVA - The end of the megafauna. Giant  Ground Sloth pictured.

Overhunting, climate change, disease, and now a comet. What did kill off the megafauna?

Spectacled Bear.  (Aka: The Andean Bear.)  Last Remaining Short-Faced Bear & The Only Bear Native to South America.

The Andean Spectacled bear is the last remaining short-faced bear. Its nearest relatives are the extinct Florida Spectacled bear and the giant short-faced bears of the Middle Pleistocene to Late...

Arctotherium is an extinct genus of South American short-faced bears within Ursidae of the late Pliocene through the end of the Pleistocene.

Arctotherium is an extinct genus of South American short-faced bears within Ursidae of the late Pliocene through the end of the Pleistocene.

Spectacled Bear - Andean Short-Faced Bear

Spectacled Bear - The only bear of South America lives in Andes Mountains and is the only surviving short-faced bear.

Spectacled Bear, also known as Andean Bear, native to Andes Mountains of South America

Spectacled Bears gained their popular name for the markings around the eyes which often look like eyeglasses.