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†family Quettacyonidae Gingerich et al. 1997 (placental)

Osteichthyes - Arctocyonia

PaleoDB taxon number: 164176

Alternative spelling: Quettacyoninae

Full reference: P. D. Gingerich, S. G. Abbas, and M. Arif. 1997. Early Eocene Quettacyon parachai (Condylarthra) from the Ghazij Formation of Baluchistan (Pakistan): oldest Cenozoic land mammal from south Asia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 17(4):629-637

Parent taxon: Arctocyonia according to J. G. M. Thewissen et al. 2001

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Machocyon, Obashtakaia, Quettacyon, Sororocyon

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore