Alternative combination: Protictis schaffi
Full reference: P. D. Gingerich and D. A. Winkler. 1985. Systematics of Paleocene Viverravidae (Mammalia, Carnivora) in the Bighorn Basin and Clark's Fork Basin, Wyoming. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 27(4):87-128
Sister taxa: Viverravus acutus, Viverravus gracilis, Viverravus lawsoni, Viverravus laytoni, Viverravus lutosus, Viverravus minutus, Viverravus nitidus, Viverravus politus, Viverravus rosei, Viverravus sicarius
Type specimen: Its type locality is Schaff Quarry, which is in a Tiffanian terrestrial horizon in the Polecat Bench Formation of Wyoming
Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore
Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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