Ailurus Cuvier 1825 (red panda)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ailuridae

Parent taxon: Ailuridae according to S. C. Wallace and X. Wang 2004

See also Baskin 1998, Hollister 2000, Salesa et al. 2006, Van Valen 1986 and Wang et al. 2005

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

Subtaxa: Ailurus fulgens

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore-omnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Ailurus in the database

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