Condylura cristata Linnaeus 1758 (star-nosed mole)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Alternative combination: Sorex cristatus

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Condylura according to T. L. Yates and D. J. Schmidly 1975

See also Kurten and Anderson 1980 and Thomas 1911

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: fossorial insectivore


• Quaternary of United States (9: Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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