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Heterohyrax Gray 1868 (rock hyrax)

Osteichthyes - Hyracoidea - Procaviidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 98243

Alternative spellings: Dendrohyrax (Heterohyrax), Procavia (Heterohyrax)

Parent taxon: Procaviidae according to R. E. Barry and J. Shoshani 2000

Sister taxa: Dendrohyrax, Gigantohyrax, Procavia, Prohyrax, Hyracina

Subtaxa: Heterohyrax auricampensis, Heterohyrax brucei

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore