Superfamily Erinaceoidea Gill 1872 (placental)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida

Parent taxon: Erinaceomorpha according to C. S. Scott 2006

See also Lillegraven and McKenna 1986, Schlosser 1877, Sloan and Van Valen 1965 and Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Chambelestidae, Creotarsinae, Diacodon, Ghambilentes, Quadratodon, Seia, Sespedectidae, Talpavoides, Talpavus, Vastanidae

Subtaxa: Amphidozotherium Dimylidae

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Austria (5 collections), France (3), Germany (22), Greece (2), Hungary (3), Poland (3), Serbia and Montenegro (3), Slovakia (2), Spain (1), Switzerland (17), Turkey (4)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Germany (1)

• Oligocene of Belgium (2), Germany (7)

• Eocene to Oligocene of France (1)

• Eocene of France (1), the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 79 collections including 104 occurrences

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