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Blarina Gray 1838 (American short-tailed shrew)

Osteichthyes - Placentalia - Soricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40457

Synonyms: Anotus Wagner 1855 (no. 253622), Mamblarinaus Herrera 1899 (no. 253623), Talposorex Pomel 1848 (no. 51999)

Parent taxon: Blarinini according to S. B. George 1986

Sister taxa: Adeloblarina, Blarinoides, Cryptotis, Mafia, Peisorex, Shikamainosorex, Sulimskia

Subtaxa: Blarina brevicauda, Blarina carolinensis

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore