† Protericini


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Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Stamm: Chordata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Vertebrata  ⇒ Infrastamm: Gnathostomata  ⇒ Superklasse: Tetrapoda  ⇒ Klasse: Mammalia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Theriiformes  ⇒ Infraklasse: Holotheria  ⇒ Superlegion: Trechnotheria  ⇒ Legion: Cladotheria  ⇒ Sublegion: Zatheria  ⇒ Infralegion: Tribosphenida  ⇒ Superkohorte: Theria  ⇒ Unterklasse: Eutheria  ⇒ Überordnung: Laurasiatheria  ⇒ Ordnung: Eulipotyphla  ⇒ Familie: Erinaceidae  ⇒ Unterfamilie: Galericinae

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

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Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Butler, 1948

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Butler, 1948
Ref.: L. Van Valen. 1967. New Paleocene insectivores and insectivore classification. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 135(5):217-284

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Motility: actively mobile
Environment: terrestrial


Compositon of the remains:


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On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 11)

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  • A. V. Lopatin, 2006 - Early Paleogene insectivore mammals of Asia and establishment of the major groups of Insectivora - Paleontological Journal (40), S205-S405 (journal article, English)
  • L. Van Valen, 1967 - New Paleocene insectivores and insectivore classification - Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History (135), 217-284 (journal article, English)


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GUID (Global unique identifier) 10F568E9-6757-4391-B197-D342478414AE
Database ID 26788