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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.
|J. A. Van Dam 2004||Dental formula 1043/1023. A3, M3, and m3 reduced, but always present. Upper condylar facet triangular or oval, lower oblong, interarticular area very narrow. Internal temporal fossa subtriangular to round or oval. I1 with buccal cingulum. A1 without parastyle. P4 is pentagonal because of the projecting parastyle. P4 and M1 with distinct posterior emargination. M1 parastyle projecting less or equally far buccally compared to metastyle. M2 with complete talon. i1 mono-, bi-, or tricuspulate. p4 with posterolingual depression. m1 and m2 with entocristid.|