Nesiotites Bate 1945 (shrew)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Soricidae

Parent taxon: Soricidae according to B. Kurten 1968

See also Carroll 1988 and Van Valen 1967

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

Subtaxa: Nesiotites corsicanus Nesiotites hidalgo Nesiotites rafelinensis Nesiotites similis

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (9 collections)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1), Spain (1)

• Pliocene of Spain (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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