Arctonyx collaris rostratus Matthew & Granger, 1923



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: Late Pleistocene



Indochina, Thailand & Vietnam


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Matthew, M. D. and Granger, W. (1923). New fossil mammals from the Pliocene of Szechuan, China. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 48: 563-598.


Other references:

Helgen, Kristofer M. et al. (2008). The hog-badger is not an edentate: systematics and evolution of the genus Arctonyx (Mammalia: Mustelidae). Zool J Linn Soc. 154(2): 353-385.

Long VT, De Vos J, Ciochon RL.. 1994. A fossil mammal fauna of Vietnam (Lang Trang Caves) compared with fossil and recent mammal faunas of South-East Asia; their geographical implications. Presented at the 15th IPPA Congress, Chiang Mai, Thailand, January 5–12, 1994.

Lopatin, A. V. et al. (2021). Pleistocene Mammals from the Lang Trang Cave (Vietnam): New Data. Doklady Biological Sciences 496: 1-4. [Abstract]


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