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Mammalia - Soricidae
If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.
|A. Sulimski 1962||Dental formula is 3/2, 1/0, 3/1, 3/3. i2 small compressed, with a strong cingulum, one-cusped. p4 high, with the cingulum robust and strongly directed to the back. Cingula of molars thick and uniform. Entoconid separated. m3 with a small entoconid. Mental foramen between the roto- and the hypoconid in shallow depression. Coronoid process wide, spade-like. Masseter crest provided with a spine. Pterygoid fossa triangular, wide and deep. Upper articular facet of the condyloid process lingually expanded, oblique, the lower one long and wide, not so ablique, bearing a slight notch on its upper edge, and with the lingual end distinctly curving downward. I1 with a strong talon and cingulum, the fissident cusp not present. Arrangement ratio of the one-cuspids 2:2:1:1:0.5. P3 is small, pushed below P4. M3 small reduced. Rostrum of skull shorter.|