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Leptoscaptor Ziegler 2003 (mole)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 90716

Full reference: R. Ziegler. 2003. Moles (Talpidae) from the late Middle Miocene of South Germany. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 48(4):617-648

Parent taxon: Scalopini according to R. Ziegler 2003

Sister taxa: Scalopoides, Scapanulus, Yanshuella

Subtaxa: Leptoscaptor bavaricum, Leptoscaptor robustior

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Type: Leptoscaptor bavaricum

Ecology: scansorial insectivore