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Pseudaelurus Leidy 1858 (cat)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Felidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41072

Alternative spelling: Felis (Pseudaelurus)

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1858. Notice of Remains of Extinct Vertebrata, from the Valley of the Niobrara River, Collected during the Exploring Expedition of 1857, in Nebraska, under the Command of Lieut. G. K. Warren, U. S. Top. Eng., by Dr. F. V. Hayden, Geologist to the Expedition. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 10:15-89

Parent taxon: Felidae according to T. Rothwell 2004

Sister taxa: Aeluropsis, Catolynx, Cynaelurus, Diamantofelis, Drepanodon, Epimachairodus, Felinae, Machairodontinae, Mellivorodon, Namafelis, Pantherinae, Plethaelurus, Propontosmilus, Quercylurus, Sivaelurus, Sivafelis, Sivasmilus, Uncia, Vinayakia, Viretailurus, Vishnufelis

Subtaxa: Pseudaelurus aeluroides, Pseudaelurus africanus, Pseudaelurus cuspidatus, Pseudaelurus edwardsi, Pseudaelurus guangheensis, Pseudaelurus intrepidus, Pseudaelurus lorteti, Pseudaelurus marshi, Pseudaelurus quadridentatus, Pseudaelurus romieviensis, Pseudaelurus skinneri, Pseudaelurus stouti, Pseudaelurus turnauensis, Pseudaelurus validus

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore