Amphechinus minimus Bohlin 1942 (hedgehog)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae

Synonym: Amphechinus microdus Lopatin 1999

Belongs to Amphechinus according to Bendukidze 1993

See also Lopatin 1999

Sister taxa: Amphechinus akespensis, Amphechinus arvernensis, Amphechinus baudelotae, Amphechinus edwardsi, Amphechinus ellicottae, Amphechinus ginsburgi, Amphechinus golpeae, Amphechinus horncloudi, Amphechinus intermedius, Amphechinus kansuensis, Amphechinus kreuzae, Amphechinus major, Amphechinus minutissimus, Amphechinus robinsoni, Amphechinus taatsiingolensis, Palerinaceus (Postpalerinaceus)

Ecology: semifossorial insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of China (4 collections), Kazakhstan (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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