Hemiechinus Fitzinger 1866 (hedgehog)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae

Synonyms: Ericius Sundevall 1842, Erinaceolus Ognev 1928, Macroechinus Satunin 1907, Paraechinus

Parent taxon: Erinaceinae according to G. C. Gould 1995

See also McKenna and Bell 1997, Silcox et al. 2010 and Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Amphechinini, Atelerix, Erinaceini, Hibbarderix, Mesechinus, Mioechinus, Scymnericini

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: semifossorial insectivore-carnivore

Distribution: found only at Csarnota locality 2 (Pliocene to Pliocene of Hungary)

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.