Origin of Insectivora
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In Insectivora the scaphoid and lunar are sometimes united, sometimes separate, and a separate centrale is usually present.
Some forms have been referred to the Insectivora, but there is still disagreement concerning the correctness of this reference.The Principles of Stratigraphical Geology|J. E. Marr
The Insectivora are diphyodont and heterodont, having well-developed rooted teeth.
In the Insectivora the cervical vertebrae vary considerably.
The bones of the digits are more or less flat and rounded at the tips (differing in this respect from the Insectivora).A Hand-book to the Primates, Volume 1 (of 2)|Henry O. Forbes