Hoplictis Ginsburg 1961 (ratel)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Synonym: Beckia Bryant 1968

Parent taxon: Mellivorinae according to A. Valenciano et al. 2018

See also Alroy 2002, Baskin 1998, Bryant 1968, Edwards 1976 and Tedford et al. 1987

Sister taxa: Ekorus, Eomellivora, Mellivora

Subtaxa: Hoplictis grangerensis

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (3: California, Florida, Washington collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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