Hesperosorex Hibbard 1957 (red-toothed shrew)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Soricidae

Parent taxon: Neomyini according to L. Van Valen 1967

See also Alroy 2002 and Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Amblycoptus, Anourosorex, Builstynia, Chimarrogale, Chodsigoa, Episoriculus, Megasorex, Nectogale, Neomys, Neomysorex, Notiosorex, Soriculus

Subtaxa: Hesperosorex lovei

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Type: Hesperosorex lovei

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (2: Oregon, Wyoming collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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