Plesiosorex evolutus Ziegler 2006 (placental)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Plesiosoricidae

Full reference: R. Ziegler. 2006. Insectivores (Lipotyphla) and bats (Chiroptera) from the Late Miocene of Austria. Annalen Naturhistorisches Museum Wien 107A:93-196

Belongs to Plesiosorex according to R. Ziegler 2009

See also Ziegler 2006

Sister taxa: Plesiosorex aydarlensis, Plesiosorex coloradensis, Plesiosorex donroosai, Plesiosorex germanicus, Plesiosorex greeni, Plesiosorex latidens, Plesiosorex schaffneri, Plesiosorex soricinoides, Plesiosorex styriacus

Type specimen: NHMW 2004z0182/0001 M1 sup. dext., a tooth. Its type locality is Schernham, which is in a MN 10 terrestrial horizon in Austria.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Austria (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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