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Gracilocyon Smith and Smith 2010 (placental)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 174524

Full reference: T. Smith and R. Smith. 2010. A new genus of "miacid" carnivoran from the earliest Eocene of Europe and North America. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 55(4):761-764

Parent taxon: Carnivoraformes according to F. Sol et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Carnivora, Dormaalocyon, Quercygale, Uintacyon, Vassacyon, Xinyuictis, Zodiocyon

Subtaxa: Gracilocyon igniculus, Gracilocyon rosei, Gracilocyon rundlei, Gracilocyon solei, Gracilocyon winkleri

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Type: Miacis winkleri

Ecology: scansorial insectivore