Galemys kormosi Schreuder 1940 (Pyrenean desman)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

Alternative combination: Desmana kormosi

Belongs to Galemys according to C. G. Rümke 1985

See also van den Hoek Ostende 2003

Sister taxa: Galemys pyrenaicus, Galemys semseyi, Galemys sulimskii

Type specimen: Nat. Mus. Bud. 4045, a maxilla (Fragment maxilla sin with P4-M3).

Ecology: amphibious insectivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Netherlands (2 collections), Portugal (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Hungary (1)

• Pliocene of Austria (1), Poland (2), Romania (3)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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