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Order Carnivora Bowditch 1821 (carnivoran)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

Invalid subtaxa: Fissipeda Blumenbach 1791, Fissipedia Blumenbach 1791, Viverra memphitis Linnaeus 1758 [nomen vanum]

Parent taxon: Carnivoramorpha according to S. Tomiya 2011

Sister taxa: Dawsonicyon, Miacis, Oodectes, Quercygale, Tapocyon, Viverravidae, Vulpavus, Pappidictops, Paroodectes, Simamphicyon, Miacinae, Viverravinae, Eogale, Gracilocyon, Miocyon, Uintacyon, Vassacyon

Subtaxa: Adracon, Arctictidae, Barbourofelidae, Bassarididae, Caniformia, Cynictidae, Feliformia, Miacoidea, Monachiopsis, Percrocutidae, Pristinictis, Prohesperocyon, Thos

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore