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Ptilocercus Gray 1848 (Pen-tailed tree shrew)

Mammalia - Scandentia - Tupaiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 97164

Parent taxon: Tupaiidae according to G. F. Gunnell 1989

Sister taxa: Adapisoriculinae, Anathana, Dendrogale, Eodendrogale, Ptilocercinae, Tupaiinae, Urogale

Subtaxa: Ptilocercus kylin, Ptilocercus lowii

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore