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Brachynasua Ameghino and Kraglievich 1925 (procyonid carnivore)

Osteichthyes - Carnivora - Procyonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41253

Full reference: C. Ameghino and L. Kraglievich. 1925. Un prociónido Cercoleptoide en el Pampeano inferior de la Argentinca "Brachynasua merani", n. gen. n. sp. Comunicaciones del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural "Bernardino Rivadavia" Buenos Aires 2(18):181-191

Parent taxon: Procyonini according to J. A. Baskin 2004

Sister taxa: Amphinasua, Arctonasua, Bassariscus, Chapalmalania, Cyonasua, Edaphocyon, Nasua, Paranasua, Probassariscus, Procyon, Protoprocyon

Subtaxa: Brachynasua merani

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Type: Brachynasua merani

Ecology: scansorial insectivore