Kolpochoerus limnetes Hopwood 1926 (pig)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Suidae

Alternative combination: Sus limnetes

Belongs to Kolpochoerus according to Harris and White 1979

See also Leakey 1943

Sister taxa: Kolpochoerus afarensis, Kolpochoerus cookei, Kolpochoerus denheinzelini, Kolpochoerus evronensis, Kolpochoerus majus, Kolpochoerus maroccanus, Kolpochoerus phacochoeroides

Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Ethiopia (78 collections), Kenya (44), Tanzania (11)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (2), Kenya (33), Malawi (1), Uganda (1)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (2)

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Kenya (1)

Total: 173 collections including 177 occurrences

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