Rhynchocyon Peters 1847 (elephant shrew)

Mammalia - Macroscelidea - Macroscelididae

Synonym: Rhinonax Thomas 1918

Parent taxon: Rhynchocyonini according to L. Van Valen 1967

See also McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Kenya (1 collection), Tanzania (3)

• Miocene of Kenya (3)

• Oligocene of Kenya (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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