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Viverra Linnaeus 1758 (civet)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Viverridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41018

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Viverrinae according to P. Gaubert et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Civettictis, Fossa, Orangictis, Semigenetta, Viverricula

Subtaxa: Viverra leakeyi, Viverra megaspila, Viverra tangalunga, Viverra zibetha

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore