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Dimylechinus Hürzeler 1944 (hedgehog)

Osteichthyes - Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40373

Full reference: J. Hürzeler. 1944. Über einen dimyloiden Erinaceiden (Dimylechinus nov. gen.) aus dem Aquitanien der Limagne. Ecologae geologicae Helvetiae 37:460-467

Parent taxon: Erinaceidae according to R. L. Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Adapisoricinae, Auroralestes, Brachyericinae, Cedrocherus, Changlelestinae, Dartonius, Entomolestes, Erinaceinae, Galericinae, Galerix, Hylomyinae, Lanthanotherium, Leipsanolestes, Litocherinae, Litolestes, Luchenus, Mellalechinus, Ocajila, Oncocherus, Palaeoscaptor, Parvericius, Proterix, Silvacola, Stenoechinus, Untermannerix

Subtaxa: Dimylechinus bernoullii

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore