Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Family Ursidae

Ailuropodinae is a subfamily from the Ursidae family in the Carnivora order.It contains one living and six fossil species of giant panda.Giant pandas have descended from Ailurarctos, which lived during the late Miocene.


Subfamily Ailuropodinae

Genus † Ailurarctos
 † Ailurarctos lufengensis
 † Ailurarctos yuanmouenensis
Genus Ailuropoda 
 † Ailuropoda baconi
 † Ailuropoda fovealis
 Ailuropoda melanoleuca, Giant Panda
  Ailuropoda melanoleuca melanoleuca, giant panda
  Ailuropoda melanoleuca qinlingensis, Qinling panda
 † Ailuropoda microta
 † Ailuropoda wulingshanensis
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