Aletodon quadravus Gingerich 1983 (elephant shrew)

Mammalia - Macroscelidea - Apheliscidae

Full reference: P. D. Gingerich. 1983. New Adapisoricidae, Pentacodontidae, and Hyopsodontidae (Mammalia, Insectivora and Condylarthra) from the late Paleocene ofWyoming and Colorado. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 26(11):227-255

Belongs to Aletodon according to P. D. Gingerich 1983

Sister taxa: Aletodon conardae, Aletodon gunnelli, Aletodon mellon

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore


• Paleocene of United States (4: North Dakota, Wyoming collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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