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Plionictis Matthew 1924 (mustelid carnivore)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Mustelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41155

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1924. Third contribution to the Snake Creek Fauna. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 50:59-210

Parent taxon: Ischyrictini according to J. A. Baskin 1998

Sister taxa: Canimartes, Eomellivora, Ferinestrix, Hoplictis, Mellalictis, Plesiogulo, Sthenictis

Subtaxa: Plionictis oaxacaensis, Plionictis ogygia, Plionictis oregonensis

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore-omnivore