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Promartes Riggs 1942 (mustelid carnivore)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Mustelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41159

Full reference: E. S. Riggs. 1942. Preliminary description of two Lower Miocene carnivores. Geological Series, Field Museum of Natural History 8(10):59-62

Parent taxon: Oligobuninae according to J. A. Baskin 1998

Sister taxa: Brachypsalis, Floridictis, Megalictis, Oligobunis, Parabrachypsalis, Paroligobunis, Zodiolestes

Subtaxa: Promartes darbyi, Promartes fossor, Promartes gemmarosae, Promartes lepidus, Promartes olcotti, Promartes vantasselensis

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Type: Promartes olcotti

Ecology: scansorial insectivore