Pekania Gray 1865 (mustelid carnivore)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Parent taxon: Guloninae according to J. X. Samuels and J. Cavin 2013

Sister taxa: Galera, Grisonia, Gulonini, Ischyrictini

Subtaxa: Pekania diluviana Pekania occulta Pekania palaeosinensis Pekania pennanti

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: Yukon collection), United States (13: Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia)

• Hemphillian of United States (1: Oregon)

Total: 15 collections each including a single occurrence

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