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Helogale Gray 1861 (dwarf mongoose)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Herpestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41004

Parent taxon: Herpestinae according to St. G. Mivart 1882

Sister taxa: Bdeogale, Crossarchus, Cynictis, Galidiinae, Herpestes, Herpestinae, Ichneumia, Kichechia, Mungos, Suricata, Xenogale

Subtaxa: Helogale hirtula, Helogale parvula

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-carnivore