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Tachyglossus aculeatus setosus Geoffroy 1803 (short-beaked echidna)

Mammalia - Monotremata - Tachyglossidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 233701

Alternative combination: Echidna setosa

Belongs to Tachyglossus aculeatus according to M. L. Augee et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Tachyglossus aculeatus acanthion, Tachyglossus aculeatus aculeatus, Tachyglossus aculeatus lawesii, Tachyglossus aculeatus multiaculeatus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore