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Galemys sulimskii Rümke 1985 (Pyrenean desman)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 94102

Galemys sulimskii

Full reference: C. G. Rümke. 1985. A review of fossil and recent Desmaninae (Talpidae, Insectivora). Utrecht Micropaleontological Bulletins 4:1-241

Belongs to Galemys according to C. G. Rümke 1985

Sister taxa: Galemys kormosi, Galemys pyrenaicus, Galemys semseyi

Type specimen: MZP 304/8, a mandible (fragment mandible with i3-p2 (dex)). Its type locality is Węże, which is in a MN 15 cave breccia in Poland.

Ecology: amphibious insectivore