Choerolophodon Schlesinger 1917 (gomphothere)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae

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

See also Carroll 1988, Geraads et al. 2005, McKenna and Bell 1997, Shoshani and Tassy 1996, Shoshani and Tassy 2005 and Theodorou et al. 2003

Sister taxon: Afrochoerodon

Subtaxa: Choerolophodon anatolicus Choerolophodon pentelici

View classification

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Miocene of Bulgaria (1 collection), Greece (6), Iraq (1), Kenya (2), Pakistan (3), Romania (1), Tunisia (1), Turkey (6), Ukraine (2)

Total: 23 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.