Megasorex Hibbard 1950 (red-toothed shrew)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Soricidae

Full reference: C. W. Hibbard. 1950. Mammals of the Rexroad Formation from Fox Canyon, Kansas. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 8(6):113-192

Parent taxon: Neomyini according to S. B. George 1986

See also Hibbard 1950 and Van Valen 1967

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

Subtaxa: Megasorex gigas

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Megasorex in the database

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