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Arctonasua fricki Baskin 1982 (procyonid carnivore)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Procyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 44301

Full reference: J. A. Baskin. 1982. Tertiary Procyoninae (Mammalia: Carnivora) of North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 2(1):71-93

Belongs to Arctonasua according to J. A. Baskin 1982

Sister taxa: Arctonasua eurybates, Arctonasua floridana, Arctonasua gracilis, Arctonasua minima

Type specimen: Its type locality is Optima, which is in a Hemphillian terrestrial horizon in the Ogallala Formation of Oklahoma

Ecology: scansorial insectivore