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Heterohyus Gervais 1848 (insectivoran)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Apatemyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40245

Synonyms: Amphichiromys Stehlin 1916 (no. 92322), Heterochiromys Stehlin 1916 (no. 92323), Necrosorex Filhol 1890 (no. 92321)

Parent taxon: Apatemyidae according to M. T. Silcox et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Apatemyinae, Apatemys, Carcinella, Eochiromys, Frugivastodon, Jepsenella, Labidolemur, Russellmyinae, Russellmys, Sinclairella, Stehlinella, Teilhardella, Unuchinia, Unuchiniinae

Subtaxa: Heterohyus (Gervaisyus), Heterohyus armatus, Heterohyus morinionensis, Heterohyus nanus, Heterohyus pygmaeus, Heterohyus quercyi, Heterohyus sudrei

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Ecology: arboreal herbivore