Contribution to Zoology, 74 (3/4) (2005)

A taxonomic revision of the Pleistocene Hystrix (Hystricidae, Rodentia) from Eurasia with notes on the evolution of the family1

D.J. van Weers

Zoological Museum Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam P.O. Box 94766, 1090 GT Amsterdam, The Netherlandsdvweers@planet.nl

Keywords: Porcupines,Asia,evolution,Europe,paleogeography,Pleistocene