†subfamily Anancinae Hay 1922 (gomphothere)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

Parent taxon: Gomphotheriidae according to L. Hautier et al. 2009

See also Cregut-Bonnoure and Tsoukala 2017 and Zurita et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Amahuacatherium, Amebelodon, Choerolophodontinae, Cuvieroniinae, Cuvieronius, Eubelodon, Eurybelodon, Gnathabelodon, Gomphotheriinae, Gomphotherium, Mastodon shepardii, Megabelodon, Morrillia, Pediolophodon, Pentalophodon, Platybelodon, Rhynchotheriinae, Rhynchotherium, Rhynchotherium rectidens, Selenolophodon, Serbelodon, Sinomastodon, Stegomastodon, Synconolophus, Tetralophodon, Torynobelodon

Subtaxa: Anancus

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Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (1 collection), France (7), Greece (2), Italy (2), the Netherlands (2), Slovakia (1), Spain (1), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (2), United States (1: Texas)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (1), Greece (1), Italy (1), Kenya (1), Malawi (1)

• Pliocene of Afghanistan (1), Bulgaria (2), Ethiopia (4), France (2), Georgia (2), Greece (5), Hungary (4), India (1), Italy (16), Kazakhstan (1), Kenya (5), Malawi (1), Moldova (6), Morocco (1), Romania (11), the Russian Federation (3), Slovakia (3), Slovenia (1), South Africa (1), Spain (5), Tanzania (4), Ukraine (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Chad (1), Ethiopia (7), Kenya (4), South Africa (4), Tanzania (2), Uganda (2)

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (1), Kenya (1), the Netherlands (1)

• Miocene of Chad (1), Greece (1), India (1), Kenya (5), South Africa (1), Spain (1), Tanzania (1)

Total: 139 collections including 143 occurrences

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