Lutraeximia Cherin et al. 2016 (otter)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Full reference: M. Cherin, D. A. Iurino, G. Willemsen and G. Carnevale. 2016. A new otter from the Early Pleistocene of Pantalla (Italy), with remarks on the evolutionary history of Mediterranean Quaternary Lutrinae (Carnivora, Mustelidae). Quaternary Science Reviews 135:92-102

Parent taxon: Lutrinae according to M. Cherin et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Aonychini, Aonyxini, Enhydra, Enhydrini, Enhydriodontini, Lontra, Lutra, Lutrictis, Megencephalon, Pteronura, Siamogale, Teruelictis

Subtaxa: Lutraeximia trinacriae Lutraeximia umbra

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Type: Lutraeximia umbra

Ecology: scansorial carnivore-omnivore


• Quaternary of Italy (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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