Eira Smith 1842 (tayra)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Invalid subtaxa: Galera Browne 1789 [replaced name], Tayra Palmer 1904

Parent taxon: Mustelinae according to S. J. Presley 2000

See also Palmer 1904

Sister taxa: Dinogale, Lartetictis, Legionarictis, Martes, Mustela, Mustelini, Tisisthenes, Vormela

Subtaxa: Eira barbara

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (1 collection), Brazil (2), Panama (1), Peru (1), Venezuela (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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