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Spalax Güldenstadt 1770 (blind mole)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Spalacidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 41877

Synonym: Glis Erxleben 1777 [replaced name] (taxon 233830)

Parent taxon: Spalacinae according to S. J. Steppan et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Pliospalax, Vetusspalax

Subtaxa: Spalax microphthalmus, Spalax sotirisi

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Type: Spalax microphthalmus

Ecology: fossorial insectivore