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Herodotius Simons et al. 1991 (placental)

Mammalia - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 80831

Full reference: E. L. Simons, P. A. Holroyd, and T. M. Bown. 1991. Early Tertiary elephant-shrews from Egypt and the origin of the Macroscelidea. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 88:9734-9737

Parent taxon: Herodotiinae according to R. Tabuce 2017

Sister taxa: Chambius, Eotmantsoius, Nementchatherium

Subtaxa: Herodotius pattersoni

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore