Miacidae

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Miacids are extinct primitive carnivoramorphans within the family Miacidae that lived during the Paleocene and Eocene epochs, about 62–34 million years ago.wikipedia
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Carnivoramorpha

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Miacids are extinct primitive carnivoramorphans within the family Miacidae that lived during the Paleocene and Eocene epochs, about 62–34 million years ago.

Carnivora

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Miacids are thought to have evolved into the modern carnivorous mammals of the order Carnivora.
Carnivorans evolved in North America out of members of the family Miacidae (miacids) about 42 million years ago.

Miacoidea

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Traditionally, Miacidae and Viverravidae had been classified in a superfamily, Miacoidea.
Miacoidea is a paraphyletic superfamily that had been traditionally divided into two families of carnivores: Miacidae (the miacids) and Viverravidae.

Paroodectes

Paroodectes is a miacid animal that lived during the early Eocene (ca.

Quercygale

Quercygale smithi
Quercygale is an extinct genus of Miacidae, primitive carnivores that lived during the Eocene.

Messelogale

Messelogale is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Miocyon

Miocyon vallisrubrae
Miocyon is an extinct genus of Miacidae, primitive carnivores which lived during the Paleocene and Eocene Epoch.

Procynodictis

Procynodictis vulpiceps
Procynodictis is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Palaearctonyx

Palaearctonyx is an extinct genus of omnivorous Miacidae which inhabited North America during the Eocene living from 50.3—46.2 Ma and existed for approximately.

Tapocyon

Tapocyon is an extinct genus of Miacidae, a family of primitive carnivores.

Eosictis

Eosictis is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Paramiacis

Paramiacis is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Uintacyon

Uintacyon hookeri
Uintacyon is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Vulpavus

Vulpavus ovatus
Vulpavus ("fox grandfather") is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Vassacyon

Vassacyon prieuriVassacyon taxidiotis
Vassacyon is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Xinyuictis

Xinyuictis is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Ziphacodon

Ziphacodon is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Gracilocyon

Gracilocyon winkleri
Gracilocyon is an extinct genus of miacid carnivoran which existed in United States, in Belgium and in the United Kingdom during the earliest Eocene.

Oodectes

Oodectes is an extinct genus of Miacidae.

Chailicyon

Chailicyon is an extinct genus in the basal Carnivoramorph family Miacidae that lived in Asia during the Middle to Late Eocene.

Primitive (phylogenetics)

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Miacids are extinct primitive carnivoramorphans within the family Miacidae that lived during the Paleocene and Eocene epochs, about 62–34 million years ago.

Paleocene

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Miacids are extinct primitive carnivoramorphans within the family Miacidae that lived during the Paleocene and Eocene epochs, about 62–34 million years ago.

Mammal

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Miacids are thought to have evolved into the modern carnivorous mammals of the order Carnivora.

Marten

MartesmartensHimalayan yellow-throated marten
They were small carnivores, superficially marten-like or civet-like with long, lithe bodies and long tails.