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Tachyglossus aculeatus acanthion Collett 1884 (short-beaked echidna)

Mammalia - Monotremata - Tachyglossidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 233702

Alternative combination: Echidna acanthion

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

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

Ecology: scansorial insectivore