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Gaillardia Matthew 1932 (mole)

Osteichthyes - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40406

Synonym: Hydroscapheus Shotwell 1956 (taxon 47149)

Full reference: W. D. Matthew. 1932. New fossil mammals from the Snake Creek Quarries. American Museum Novitates 540:1-8

Parent taxon: Desmaninae according to L. Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Archaeodesmana, Galemys, Geomana, Mygalea, Mygalinia, Paratalpa, Storchia

Subtaxa: Gaillardia thomsoni

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Type: Gaillardia thomsoni

Ecology: scansorial insectivore