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Spermophilinus de Bruijn and Mein 1968 (squirrel)

Mammalia - Glires - Sciuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41527

Full reference: H. de Bruijn and P. Mein. 1968. On the mammalian fauna of the Hipparion-Beds in the Calatayud-Teruel Basin (Prov. Zaragoza, Spain) Part V. The Sciurinae. Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen. Series B: Palaeontology, Geology, Physics, Chemistry, Anthropology 71(1):73-90

Parent taxon: Tamiini according to H. de Bruijn and P. Mein 1968

Sister taxa: Ammospermophilus, Cynomys, Eutamias, Marmota, Neotamias, Spermophilus, Tamias

Subtaxa: Spermophilinus besanus, Spermophilinus bredai, Spermophilinus giganteus, Spermophilinus turolensis

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Type: Sciurus bredai

Ecology: scansorial insectivore