Magerictis Ginsburg et al. 1997 (red panda)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Ailuridae

Full reference: L. Ginsburg, J. Morales, D. Soria and E. Herraez. 1997. Découverte d’une forme ancestrale du Petit Panda dans le Miocène moyen de Madrid (Espagne) . Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences - Series IIA - Earth and Planetary Science 325(6):447-451

Parent taxon: Ailuridae according to L. Ginsburg et al. 1997

See also Salesa et al. 2006

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

Subtaxa: Magerictis imperialensis

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Type: Magerictis imperialensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Spain (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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