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Thalassictis Nordmann 1850 (hyaena)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Hyaenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41035

Synonyms: Miohyaena Kretzoi 1938 (no. 41029), Palhyaena Gervais 1859 (no. 81774)

Parent taxon: Hyaenidae according to B. KurtÚn 1982

Sister taxa: Adcrocuta, Allohyaena, Belbus, Chasmaporthetes, Crocuta, Hyaena, Hyaenictitherium, Hyaeninae, Hyaenotherium, Ictitheriinae, Ictitherium, Ikelohyaena, Leecyaena, Lycaena, Lycyaena, Lycyaenops, Pachycrocuta, Palinhyaena, Parahyaena, Pliocrocuta, Plioviverrops, Proteles, Protictitherium, Tungurictis

Subtaxa: Thalassictis robusta

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Type: Thalassictis robusta

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore