Subfamily Paradoxurinae Gray 1864 (civet)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Viverridae

Alternative spelling: Paradoxurina

Parent taxon: Viverridae according to P. Gaubert et al. 2004

See also Nowak 1991 and Pocock 1933

Sister taxa: Africanictis, Arctogalidiinae, Cryptoproctinae, Cynogalinae, Euplerinae, Galidictinae, Genetta, Hemigalinae, Herpestina, Hyaenina, Kanuites, Ketketictis, Leptoplesictis, Mioprionodon, Poiana, Prionodontinae, Progenetta, Pseudocivetta, Sahelictis, Tugenicitis, Vishnuictis, Viverrinae

Subtaxa: Arctictis Macrogalidia Paguma Paradoxurus

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Ecology: scansorial omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (4 collections), Vietnam (1)

• Miocene of China (3)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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