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Family Procaviidae Thomas 1892 (hyrax)

Osteichthyes - Hyracoidea

PaleoDB taxon number: 43293

Synonym: Hyracidae Gray 1821 (taxon 77294)

Parent taxon: Hyracoidea according to D. T. Rasmussen et al. 1996

Sister taxa: Dimaitherium, Namahyrax, Pliohyracidae, Procaviamorpha, Pseudhippomorpha, Rukwalorax, Titanohyracidae

Subtaxa: Dendrohyrax, Gigantohyrax, Heterohyrax, Hyracina, Procavia, Prohyrax

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Ecology: scansorial herbivore