Scapanoscapter Hutchison 1968 (mole)

Mammalia - Theriamorpha - Talpidae

Full reference: J. H. Hutchison. 1968. Fossil Talpidae (Insectivora, Mammalia) from the Tertiary of Oregon. Bulletin of the Museum of Natural History, University of Oregon 11:1-117

Parent taxon: Scalopini according to G. F. Gunnell et al. 2008

See also Hutchison 1968 and McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Leptoscaptor, Scalopoides, Scalopus, Scapanulus, Scapanus, Yanshuella

Subtaxa: Scapanoscapter simplicidens

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Type: Scapanoscapter simplicidens

Ecology: fossorial insectivore


• Miocene of United States (2: Oregon collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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