ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Vulpes alopex Linnaeus 1758 (fox)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Canidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 233612

Alternative combination: Canis alopex

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Vulpes according to O. Thomas 1911

Sister taxa: Vulpes alopecoides, Vulpes cascadensis, Vulpes chama, Vulpes corsac, Vulpes kernensis, Vulpes mathisoni, Vulpes praecorsac, Vulpes rueppellii, Vulpes stenognathus, Vulpes velox, Vulpes vulgaris, Vulpes vulpes

Ecology: scansorial insectivore