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Urotrichus Temminck 1841 (greater Japanese shrew-mole)

Osteichthyes - Lipotyphla - Talpidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40431

Synonym: Dymecodon True 1886 (taxon 253524)

Parent taxon: Urotrichini according to L. Van Valen 1967

Sister taxa: Myxomygale, Percymygale, Proscapanus, Pseudoparatalpa, Quyania, Tenuibrachiatum

Subtaxa: Urotrichus dolichochir, Urotrichus giganteus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore