Afromastodon Pickford 2003 (proboscidean)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Amebelodontidae

Full reference: M. Pickford. 2003. New Proboscidea from the Miocene strata in th elower Orange River Valley, Namibia. Memoir of the Geological Survey of Namibia 19:207-256

Parent taxon: Amebelodontinae according to W. J. Sanders et al. 2010

See also Pickford 2003

Sister taxa: Aphanobelodon, Archaeobelodon, Progomphotherium, Protanancus

Subtaxa: Afromastodon coppensi

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution: found only at Arrisdrift (Miocene to Miocene of Namibia)

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