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Hylomys
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Short-tailed Gymnure (Hylomys suillus)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Erinaceomorpha
Family Erinaceidae
Galericinae
Genus Hylomys

Hylomys is a genus of gymnures in the Erinaceidae family. Their closest relatives include the fossil Lantanotherium and Thaiagymnura and the living Neotetracus and Neohylomys.

Members of this genus are found in Southeast Asia and Eastern Asia.

Species[]

Hylomys engesseri (Mein & Ginsburg, 1997)
 Long-eared Gymnure (Jenkins & M. F. Robinson, 2002) (Hylomys megalotis)
 Dwarf Gymnure (Robinson & Kloss, 1916) (Hylomys parvus)
 Short-tailed Gymnure (Müller, 1840) (Hylomys suillus)
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