Talpa caeca Savi 1822 (blind mole)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Belongs to Talpa according to T. L. Yates and D. J. Schmidly 1975

See also Kurten 1968

Sister taxa: Talpa episcopalis, Talpa europaea, Talpa fossilis, Talpa gilothi, Talpa gracilis, Talpa minor, Talpa minuta, Talpa neagui, Talpa praeglacialis, Talpa romana, Talpa tenuidentata, Talpa tyrrhenica, Talpa vallesensis

Ecology: fossorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of France (3 collections), Italy (7)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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