Dormaaliinae

Belongs within: Boreoeutheria. The Dormaaliinae are an Eocene group of small mammals of uncertain relationships. Novacek (1985) regarded them as belonging to the Erinaceomorpha, among the relatives of the hedgehogs. Butler (1988) pointed out that the dormaaliine Macrocranion lacked the synapomorphies of Lipotyphla and excluded it from that group, but did not propose a specific… Continue reading Dormaaliinae