Tegulariscaptor minor Ziegler 2012 (mole)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Alternative combination: Geotrypus minor

Full reference: R. Ziegler. 2012. Moles (Talpidae, Mammalia) from Early Oligocene karstic fissure fillings in South Germany. Geobios 45:501-513

Belongs to Tegulariscaptor according to G. Sansalone et al. 2017

See also Ziegler 2012

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SMNS 47462 A1, a mandible. Its type locality is Ehrenstein 12, which is in a MP 22 fissure fill horizon in Germany.

Ecology: fossorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Germany (8 collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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