Hylomys Müller 1840 (hedgehog)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae

Synonyms: Neohylomys Shaw and Wong 1959, Neotetracus Trouessart 1909

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

See also Lopatin 2006, Mein and Ginsburg 1997 and Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Echinosorex, Podogymnura

Subtaxa: Hylomys engesseri Hylomys peguensis Hylomys suillus Neotetracus butleri

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Type: Hylomys suillus

Ecology: semifossorial insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of China (4 collections), Thailand (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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