Potamotherium Geoffroy 1833 (mustelid carnivore)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

Alternative spelling: Pomatotherium

Parent taxon: Potamotheriinae according to J. M. Robles et al. 2010

See also Baskin 1998, Carroll 1988, Hay 1902, Koretsky and Domning 2014, Morlo 1996, Palmer 1904, Rybczynski et al. 2009, Sato et al. 2009, Wang et al. 2005 and Wolson 1993

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Potamotherium miocenicum Potamotherium vallentoni

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Ecology: scansorial carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of France (3 collections), Germany (3), Slovakia (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1), Hungary (1)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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