Erinaceus danubicus Matschie, 1901,

Turni, Hendrik, Hutterer, Rainer & Asher, Robert, 2007, Type specimens of “ insectivoran ” mammals at the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Zootaxa 1470, pp. 1-33: 9

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Erinaceus danubicus Matschie, 1901


Erinaceus danubicus Matschie, 1901 

Matschie, P. (1901) Ü ber rumãnische Sãugethiere. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin, 1901: 229 [220–238].

Valid name: Erinaceus roumanicus Barrett-Hamilton, 1900 

Syntype: ZMB 12663View Materials, male, skull and skin. Collected from Prundu, Romania, by Dombrowski in April- May 1901.

Comments: Matschie did not designate a holotype. The description was based on 5 specimens of which one remained in the ZMB. The further 4 syntypes are presumably in the Grigore Antipa Museum Bucharest.


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