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Cryptotis Pomel 1848 (small-eared shrew)

Osteichthyes - Placentalia - Soricidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40464

Synonyms: Brachysorex Duvernoy 1842 (no. 253620), Soriciscus Coues 1877 (no. 253621)

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

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

Subtaxa: Cryptotis adamsi, Cryptotis floridana, Cryptotis kansasensis, Cryptotis meadensis, Cryptotis mexicana, Cryptotis parva, Cryptotis peregrina, Cryptotis phillipsii

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore