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Martes foxi Hibbard and Riggs 1949 (marten)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47916

Full reference: C. W. Hibbard and E. S. Riggs. 1949. Upper Pliocene Vertebrates From Keefe Canyon, Meade County, Kansas. Geological Society America Bulletin 60(5):829-860

Belongs to Martes according to C. W. Hibbard and E. S. Riggs 1949

Sister taxa: Martes (Tomictis), Martes campestris, Martes caurina, Martes flavigula, Martes foina, Martes gazini, Martes intermedius, Martes khelifensis, Martes kinseyi, Martes martes, Martes melampus, Martes parviloba, Martes stirtoni, Martes vetus, Martes zibellina

Type specimen: Its type locality is Keefe Canyon, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in the Rexroad Formation of Kansas

Ecology: scansorial insectivore