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Condylura Illinger 1811 (star-nosed mole)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40401

Synonyms: Astromycter Harris 1825 (no. 253533), Rhinaster Wagler 1830 (no. 253534), Talpasorex Schinz 1821 (no. 253532)

Parent taxon: Talpidae according to T. L. Yates and D. J. Schmidly 1975

Sister taxa: Achlyoscapter, Asthenoscapter, Chrysochlorina, Desmana, Desmaninae, Desmanodon, Domninoides, Eotalpa, Galeospalax, Hesperoscalops, Hugueneya, Hyporyssus, Lemoynea, Mogera, Mongolopala, Mystipterus, Neurotrichus, Oreotalpa, Parascalops, Proscalopinae, Quadrodens, Scalopus, Scapanoscapter, Scapanus, Scaptochirus, Scaptogale, Soricina, Suleimaninae, Talpa, Talpina, Talpinae, Tegulariscaptor, Tenrecina, Tupaina, Uropsilinae

Subtaxa: Condylura cristata

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore