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Viverravus acutus Matthew and Granger 1915 (placental)

Mammalia - Ferae - Viverravidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 52659

Full reference: W. D. Matthew and W. Granger. 1915. A revision of the Lower Eocene Wasatch and Wind River faunas. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 34(1):1-103

Belongs to Viverravus according to P. D. Polly et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Viverravus gracilis, Viverravus lawsoni, Viverravus laytoni, Viverravus lutosus, Viverravus minutus, Viverravus nitidus, Viverravus politus, Viverravus rosei, Viverravus schaffi, Viverravus sicarius

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): P4 4.42 x 4.89, M1 3.41 x 5.04, M2 2.02 x 3.37, p4 4.09 x 1.64, m1 4.55 x 2.59, m2 3.22 x 1.83