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†family Hemimastodontidae McKenna and Bell 1997 (proboscidean)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 157721

Full reference: M. C. McKenna and S. K. Bell. 1997. Classification of Mammals Above the Species Level 1-640

Parent taxon: Proboscidea according to M. C. McKenna and S. K. Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Amebelodontidae, Arcanotherium, Barytherioidea, Caenobasileus, Caenobasileus tremontigerus, Cryptomastodon, Deinotheriidae, Deinotherioidea, Elephantiformes, Elephantoidea, Eritherium, Euelephantoidea, Mastodontidae, Moeritheriidae, Moeritherioidea, Neodesmostylus, Phosphatheriidae, Plesielephantiformes

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: scansorial insectivore