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Herpestidae Bonaparte, 1845

104273  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:104273)

accepted
Family
Genus Atilax Cuvier in Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1826
Genus Bdeogale Peters, 1850
Genus Beleogale Peters, 1850
Genus Crossarchus Cuvier in Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1825
Genus Cynictis Ogilby, 1833
Genus Dologale Thomas, 1926
Genus Galerella Gray, 1865
Genus Helogale Gray, 1862
Genus Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Ichneumia Geoffroy, 1837
Genus Kichechia Savage, 1965 †
Genus Liberiictis Hayman, 1958
Genus Mungos Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1795
Genus Paracynictis Pocock, 1916
Genus Rhynchogale Thomas, 1894
Genus Suricata Desmarest, 1804

Genus Mangusta Desmarest, 1818 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811 (nomen nudum)

Genus Ariela Gray, 1865 accepted as Mungos Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1795
Genus Athilax de Blainville, 1842 accepted as Atilax Cuvier in Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1826
Genus Athylax de Blainville, 1837 accepted as Atilax Cuvier in Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1826
Genus Beleogale Marshall, 1873 accepted as Beleogale Peters, 1850
Genus Calictis Gray, 1865 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Calogale Gray, 1865 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Crosarchus Schinz, 1827 accepted as Crossarchus Cuvier in Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1825
Genus Crossachus Brookes, 1828 accepted as Crossarchus Cuvier in Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1825
Genus Cynictes Gray, 1847 accepted as Cynictis Ogilby, 1833
Genus Galeriscus Thomas, 1894 accepted as Bdeogale Peters, 1850
Genus Galogale Wallace, 1876 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Herpertes Illiger, 1811 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Herpetes Cuvier, 1824 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Ichneumon Frisch, 1775 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Ichneumonia Blyth in Cuvier, 1840 accepted as Ichneumia Geoffroy, 1837
Genus Lasiopus Geoffroy in Gervais, 1835 accepted as Ichneumia Geoffroy, 1837
Genus Leptoplesictis Major, 1903 † accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Mangasta Hodgson, 1835 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Mangusta Horsfield, 1822 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Mesobema Hodgson, 1841 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Mungo Muirhead, 1819 accepted as Mungos Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1795
Genus Mungoz Trouessart, 1885 accepted as Mungos Geoffroy & Cuvier, 1795
Genus Onychogale Gray, 1865 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Rhinogale Gray, 1865 accepted as Rhynchogale Thomas, 1894
Genus Rhyzaena Wagner, 1841 accepted as Suricata Desmarest, 1804
Genus Rhyzaena Smuts, 1832 accepted as Suricata Desmarest, 1804
Genus Rizaena Blainville, 1817 accepted as Suricata Desmarest, 1804
Genus Rizoena Blainville, 1817 accepted as Suricata Desmarest, 1804
Genus Rysaena Lesson, 1827 accepted as Suricata Desmarest, 1804
Genus Ryzaena Illiger, 1811 accepted as Suricata Desmarest, 1804
Genus Surricata Gray, 1821 accepted as Suricata Desmarest, 1804
Genus Taeniogale Gray, 1865 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Urva Hodgson, 1837 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
Genus Xenogale Allen, 1919 accepted as Herpestes Illiger, 1811
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2020). Herpestidae Bonaparte, 1845. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104273 on 2021-01-22
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record CoL2006/ITIS [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Mammalia (Class) > Theria (Subclass) > Eutheria (Infraclass) > Carnivora (Order) > Herpestidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Oligocene (Chattian)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

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