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Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Choeropotamidae
It was corrected as Choeropotamus by Hooker (1986), Carroll (1988), McKenna and Bell (1997), Sudre and Lecomte (2000), Neave (2004) and Erfurt and Metais (2007).
It was assigned to Rhinocerina by Gray (1825); to Artiodactyla by Owen (1848); and to Choeropotamidae by Hooker (1986), Carroll (1988), McKenna and Bell (1997), Sudre and Lecomte (2000), Neave (2004) and Erfurt and Metais (2007).
|Year||Name and author|
|1825||Chaeropotamus Gray p. 342|
|1848||Chaeropotamus Owen p. 139|
|1986||Choeropotamus Hooker p. 409|
|1997||Choeropotamus McKenna and Bell p. 392|
|2000||Choeropotamus Sudre and Lecomte p. 417|
|2007||Choeropotamus Erfurt and Metais p. 62|
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