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Prosansanosmilus Heizmann et al. 1980 (carnivoran)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Barbourofelidae

Full reference: E.P.J. Heizmann, L. Ginsburg, and C. Bulot. 1980. Prosansanosmilus peregrinus, ein neuer machairodontider Felide aus dem Miocän Deutschlands und Frankreichs. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, Ser. B. 58:1-27

Parent taxon: Barbourofelidae according to M. Morlo 2006

Sister taxa: Afrosmilini, Afrosmilus, Albanosmilus, Barbourofelis, Sansanosmilus, Syrtosmilus, Vampyrictis

Subtaxa: Prosansanosmilus eggeri, Prosansanosmilus peregrinus

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Type: Prosansanosmilus peregrinus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore