Pekania pennanti Erxleben 1777 (fisher)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Alternative combinations: Martes pennanti, Mustela pennanti, Mustela pennantii

Belongs to Pekania according to J. X. Samuels and J. Cavin 2013

See also Hall 1936, Hay 1902, Kurten and Anderson 1980 and Marmi et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Pekania diluviana, Pekania occulta, Pekania palaeosinensis

Ecology: scansorial carnivore-omnivore


• Quaternary of Canada (1: Yukon collection), United States (8: Alabama, Georgia, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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