Genets and ‘genet‐like’ taxa (Carnivora, Viverrinae): phylogenetic analysis, systematics and biogeographic implications

@article{Gaubert2002GenetsA,
  title={Genets and ‘genet‐like’ taxa (Carnivora, Viverrinae): phylogenetic analysis, systematics and biogeographic implications},
  author={Philippe Gaubert and G{\'e}raldine V{\'e}ron and Michel Tranier},
  journal={Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society},
  year={2002},
  volume={134},
  pages={317-334}
}
The subfamily Viverrinae is a taxon of uncertain systematic status. This study consists of cladistic analyses based on morphological characters of specimens belonging to the genera Genetta, Osbornictis, Poiana and Prionodon. Two levels of analysis are carried out, one concerning generic relationships (intergeneric analysis) and one dealing with the interrelationships of species within the genus Genetta (intrageneric analysis). In the first analysis, different outgroups were used in order to… Expand
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