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Machocyon Gingerich et al. 1999 (placental)

Mammalia - Arctocyonia - Quettacyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 345446

Full reference: P. D. Gingerich, M. Arif, I. H. Khan, W. C. Clyde, and J. I. Bloch. 1999. Machocyon abbasi, a new early Eocene quettacynoid (Mammalia, Condylarthra). Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, The University of Michigan 30(9):233-250

Parent taxon: Quettacyonidae according to P. D. Gingerich et al. 1999

Sister taxa: Obashtakaia, Quettacyon, Sororocyon

Subtaxa: Machocyon abbasi

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Type: Machocyon abbasi

Ecology: scansorial insectivore