Ailuropoda wulingshanensis Wang et al. 1982 (giant panda)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ursidae

Alternative combination: Ailuropoda melanoleuca wulingshanensis

Full reference: L. Wang, Y. Lin, S. Chang and J. Yuan. 1982. Mammalian fossils found in northwest part of Hunan province and their significance. Vertebrata PalAsiatica (= Gujizhui dongwu yu gurenlei) 20(4):350-358

Belongs to Ailuropoda according to C. Jin et al. 2007

See also Wang et al. 1982

Sister taxa: Ailuropoda baconi, Ailuropoda fovealis, Ailuropoda melanoleuca, Ailuropoda microta

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore-carnivore

Distribution: found only at Dongpaoshan, bed 3 (Quaternary of China)

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