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Viverravus sicarius Matthew 1909 (placental)

Mammalia - Ferae - Viverravidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 52671

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1909. The Carnivora and Insectivora of the Bridger Basin, middle Eocene. Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History 9:289-567

Belongs to Viverravus according to W. D. Matthew 1909

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

Type specimen: AMNH 11521, a mandible

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 6.82 x 4.04