Mammalia - Lipotyphla - Talpidae
Parent taxon: Scalopini according to P. W. Freeman 1979
See also Alroy 2002, Carroll 1988, Korth and Evander 2016 and Van Valen 1967
Sister taxa: Leptoscaptor, Scapanulus, Yanshuella
Subtaxa: Scalopoides hutchisoni Scalopoides isodens Scalopoides ripafodiator
Ecology: fossorial insectivore
• Hemphillian of United States (3: Nebraska, Oregon collections)
• Miocene of Canada (6: Saskatchewan), United States (23: California, Colorado, Florida, Montana, Nebraska, Oregon, South Dakota, Wyoming)
• Harrisonian of United States (2: Nebraska)
• Oligocene of United States (2: Nebraska, South Dakota)
Total: 36 collections including 37 occurrences
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