Protictis paralus Holtzman 1978 (placental)

Mammalia - Ferae - Viverravidae

Full reference: R. C. Holtzman. 1978. Late Paleocene Mammals of the Tongue River Formation, Western North Dakota. North Dakota Geological Survey Report of Investigations 65:1-88

Belongs to Protictis according to R. C. Holtzman 1978

Sister taxa: Protictis (Bryanictis), Protictis (Protictis), Protictis (Protictoides), Protictis agastor, Protictis haydenianus, Protictis minor, Protictis simpsoni

Type specimen: Its type locality is Judson, which is in a Danian terrestrial horizon in the Fort Union Formation of North Dakota

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Paleocene of Canada (3: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), United States (6: California, North Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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