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Ravenictis Fox and Youzwyshyn 1994 (carnivoran)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora

PaleoDB taxon number: 40222

Full reference: R. C. Fox and G. P. Youzwyshyn. 1994. New primitive carnivorans (Mammalia) from the Paleocene of western Canada, and their bearing on relationships of the order. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 14(3):382-404

Parent taxon: Carnivora according to R. C. Fox et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Adracon, Amphicticeps, Arctoidea, Barbourofelidae, Caniformia, Feliformia, Megencephalon, Miacoidea, Mioprionodon, Monachiopsis, Percrocutidae, Pristinictis, Prohesperocyon, Thos, Ursina, Viverra memphitis, Vulpavus, Arctictidae, Bassarididae, Cynictidae

Subtaxa: Ravenictis krausei

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Type: Ravenictis krausei

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore