Amphictis Pomel 1853 (red panda)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ailuridae

Parent taxon: Ailuridae according to J. A. Baskin 2017

See also Baskin 1998, Carroll 1988, Cope 1879, Morlo 1996, Salesa et al. 2006, Sato et al. 2009 and Wang et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Ailurinae, Ailurus, Magerictis, Parailurus, Protursus, Simocyon, Simocyoninae

Subtaxa: Amphictis aginensis Amphictis antiqua Amphictis borbonica Amphictis prolongata Amphictis schlosseri Amphictis timucua Amphictis wintershofensis

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Type: Viverra antiqua

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of France (2 collections), Germany (3), United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of France (2)

Total: 8 collections including 14 occurrences

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