Clade Mustelida Tedford 1976 (carnivoran)

Mammalia - Carnivora

Full reference: R. H. Tedford. 1976. Relationship of pinnipeds to other carnivores (Mammalia). Systematic Zoology 25(4):363-374

Parent taxon: Arctoidea according to X. Wang et al. 2018

See also Paterson et al. 2020, Peigné et al. 2006, Robles et al. 2010, Tedford 1976, Wang et al. 2014, Wang et al. 2005 and Wolson 1993

Sister taxa: Arctomorpha, Musteloidea, Nothocyon, Pinnipedimorpha, Ursida

Subtaxa: Ailuridae Bavarictis Chaprongictis Mephitidae Oligobunidae Peignictis Procyonoidea Pseudobassaris

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Mexico (1 collection), the United Kingdom (1), United States (88: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia)

• Blancan of United States (9: Arizona, Kansas, Nebraska, Texas, Washington)

• Pliocene of Italy (1), Romania (1), Slovakia (3), United States (1: California)

• Hemphillian of United States (3: Idaho, Oregon, Tennessee)

• Miocene of China (1), France (4), Germany (3), Greece (1), Hungary (1), Moldova (1), Poland (1), Slovakia (1), Spain (5), United States (4: California, Florida, Nevada)

• Oligocene of France (7), Hungary (1), Pakistan (1), Thailand (1)

Total: 140 collections including 169 occurrences

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