Parvericius buk Ziegler et al. 2007 (hedgehog)

Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae

Full reference: R. Ziegler, T. Dahlmann, and G. Storch. 2007. 4. Marsupialia, Erinaceomorpha and Soricomorpha (Mammalia). Oligocene-Miocene Vertebrates from the Valley of Lakes (Central Mongolia): Morphology, phylogenetic and stratigraphic implications. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 108A:53-164

Belongs to Parvericius according to R. Ziegler et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Parvericius montanus, Parvericius voorhiesi

Type specimen: NHMW 2005z0215/0001, a tooth (m1 inf. sin.). Its type locality is Builstyn Khudag, section BUK-A, layer 12 &14, which is in a Miocene dry floodplain sandstone/mudstone in the Loh Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology: semifossorial insectivore-carnivore

Distribution: found only at Builstyn Khudag, section BUK-A, layer 12 &14

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