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Oxyaena Cope 1874 (creodont)

Osteichthyes - Ferae - Oxyaenidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40961

Synonym: Argillotherium (taxon 57768)

Parent taxon: Oxyaeninae according to J. L. Wortman 1902

Sister taxa: Malfelis, Patriofelis

Subtaxa: Oxyaena forcipata, Oxyaena gulo, Oxyaena intermedia, Oxyaena lupina, Oxyaena pardalis, Oxyaena simpsoni, Oxyaena woutersi

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore