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Machairodus Kaup 1833 (cat)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Felidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41059

Full reference: J. J. Kaup. 1833. Description d'Ossements Fossiles de Mammifères Inconnus Jusqu'à-Présent. 2:1-31

Parent taxon: Machairodontini according to S. C. Wallace and R. C. Hulbert 2013

Sister taxa: Homotherium, Miomachairodus

Subtaxa: Machairodus catocopis, Machairodus giganteus, Machairodus irtyschensis, Machairodus ischimicus, Machairodus kabir, Machairodus kurteni, Machairodus latidens, Machairodus necator

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore