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Myorycteropus africanus MacInnes 1955 (aardvark)

Mammalia - Tubulidentata - Orycteropodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 166391

Alternative combination: Orycteropus africanus

Full reference: D. G. MacInnes. 1955. Fossil Tubulidentata from East Africa. Fossil Mammals of Africa 10:1-38

Belongs to Myorycteropus according to T. Lehmann 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: 1264.50. Its type locality is Rusinga Island, which is in a Burdigalian terrestrial horizon in Kenya.

Ecology: scansorial insectivore