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Subfamily Galidiinae Gray 1864 (mongoose)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Herpestidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232235

Alternative spelling: Galidiina

Parent taxon: Herpestidae according to W. C. Wozencraft 1986

Sister taxa: Bdeogale, Crossarchus, Cynictis, Dologale, Galerella, Helogale, Herpestes, Herpestinae, Ichneumia, Kichechia, Legetetia, Mungos, Rhynchogale, Suricata, Ugandictis, Xenogale

Subtaxa: Galidia, Galidictis, Mungotictis, Salanoia

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Type: Galidia

Ecology: scansorial insectivore