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Gingerichia Zack et al. 2005 (elephant shrew)

Osteichthyes - Macroscelidea - Apheliscidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 246760

Full reference: S. P. Zack, T. A. Penkrot, D. W. Krause and M. C. Maas. 2005. A new apheliscine "condylarth" mammal from the late Paleocene of Montana and Alberta and the phylogeny of "hyopsodontids". Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 50(4):809-830

Parent taxon: Apheliscidae according to J. J. Hooker and D. E. Russell 2012

Sister taxa: Aletodon, Apheliscinae, Apheliscus, Dorraletes, Haplaletes, Haplomylus, Litomylus, Louisininae, Phenacodaptes, Utemylus

Subtaxa: Gingerichia geoteretes, Gingerichia hystrix

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Type: Gingerichia geoteretes

Ecology: scansorial insectivore