†subfamily Soricolestinae Lopatin 2002 (shrew)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Soricidae

Full reference: A. V. Lopatin. 2002. The Earliest Shrew (Soricidae, Mammalia) from the Middle Eocene of Mongolia. Paleontological Journal 36(6):650-659

Parent taxon: Soricidae according to A. V. Lopatin 2002

See also Lopatin 2006

Sister taxa: Alloblarinella, Allosoricinae, Alluvisorex, Amphisorex, Anchiblarinella, Anouroneomys, Arctisorex, Asoriculus, Beckiasorex, Beremendia, Cokia, Cretasorex, Crocidosoricinae, Crocidurinae, Limnoecinae, Limnoecus, Lunanosorex, Nesiotites, Paenepetenyia, Paracryptotis, Parydrosorex, Petenyiella, Planisorex, Podihik, Pseudotrimylus, Siwalikosorex, Soricinae, Tregosorex, Wilsonosorex, Zelceina

Subtaxa: Soricolestes

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Type: Soricolestes

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution: found only at Khaichin Ula II (Eocene of Mongolia)

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