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Conepatus Gray 1837 (hog-nosed skunk)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Mustelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41104

Synonym: Thiosmus Lichtenstein 1838 (taxon 206175)

Parent taxon: Mephitinae according to J. A. Allen 1901

Sister taxa: Brachyopsigale, Brachyprotoma, Buisnictis, Martinogale, Osmotherium, Pliogale

Subtaxa: Conepatus humboldtii, Conepatus leuconotus, Conepatus robustus, Conepatus sanmiguelensis, Conepatus semistriatus, Conepatus suffocans

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore