Anthracobune aijiensis Kumar 1991 (odd-toed ungulate)

Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Anthracobunidae

Full reference: K. Kumar. 1991. Anthracobune aijiensis nov. sp. (Mammalia: Proboscidea) from the Subathu Formation, Eocene from NW Himalaya, India. Geobios 24(2):221-239

Belongs to Anthracobune according to K. Kumar 1991

Sister taxa: Anthracobune daviesi, Anthracobune pinfoldi, Anthracobune wardi

Type specimen: WIF/A 1101, a mandible. Its type locality is Aiji Village, which is in a Lutetian terrestrial siltstone in the Subathu Formation of India.

Ecology: ground dwelling browser-grazer

Distribution: found only at Aiji Village

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