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Viverravus Marsh 1872 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Ferae - Viverravidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40995

Synonym: Ziphacodon Marsh 1872 (taxon 52751)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Preliminary description of new Tertiary mammals. Part I. American Journal of Science 4(20):122-128

Parent taxon: Viverravidae according to F. Solé et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Deltatherium durini, Didymictis, Orientictis, Preonictis, Protictis, Simpsonictis, Variviverra, Viverriscus, Intyrictis, Raphictis

Subtaxa: Viverravus acutus, Viverravus gracilis, Viverravus lawsoni, Viverravus laytoni, Viverravus lutosus, Viverravus minutus, Viverravus nitidus, Viverravus politus, Viverravus rosei, Viverravus schaffi, Viverravus sicarius

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore