PaleoDB taxon number: 47917
Full reference: E. R. Hall. 1931. Description of a New Mustelid from the Later Tertiary of Oregon, with Assignment of Parictis Primaevus to the Canidae. Journal of Mammalogy 12(2):156-158
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: CIT 391, a mandible (left lower jaw bearing Ml, Ps, the alveolus of M2, and the alveoli of P4). Its type locality is Skull Spring, which is in a Barstovian terrestrial volcaniclastic in the Butte Creek Formation of Oregon.
Ecology: scansorial insectivore