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Tupaia Raffles 1821 (tree shrew)

Osteichthyes - Scandentia - Tupaiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40296

Synonyms: Cladobates Cuvier 1824 (no. 253458), Glipora Jentink 1888 (no. 253463), Glirisorex Scudder 1882 (no. 253462), Glisorex Desmarest 1822 (no. 253457), Glisosorex Giebel 1855 (no. 253461), Hylogale Temminck 1827 (no. 253459), Hylogalea Muller and Schlegel 1843 (no. 253460), Lyonogale Conisbee 1913 (no. 253465), Sorexglis Cuvier and Saint-Hilaire 1821 (no. 253456), Tana Lyon 1913 (no. 253464)

Parent taxon: Tupaiinae according to X. Ni and Z. Qiu 2012

Sister taxa: Palaeotupaia, Prodendrogale

Subtaxa: Tupaia belangeri, Tupaia chrysogaster, Tupaia dorsalis, Tupaia glis, Tupaia gracilis, Tupaia javanica, Tupaia longipes, Tupaia minor, Tupaia miocenica, Tupaia moellendorffi, Tupaia montana, Tupaia nicobarica, Tupaia palawanensis, Tupaia picta, Tupaia splendidula, Tupaia storchi, Tupaia tana

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore-frugivore