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Nothocyon Wortman and Matthew 1899 (carnivoran)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora

PaleoDB taxon number: 41224

Full reference: J. L. Wortman and W. D. Matthew. 1899. The ancestry of certain members of the Canidae, the Viverridae, and Procyonidae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 12(6):109-138

Parent taxon: Arctoidea according to X. Wang and R. H. Tedford 1992

Sister taxa: Arctomorpha, Mustelida, Musteloidea, Pinnipedimorpha, Ursida

Subtaxa: Nothocyon geismarianus, Nothocyon parvidens, Nothocyon urostictus

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Type: Nothocyon geismarianus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore