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Order Proboscidea Illiger 1811 (proboscidean)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes

PaleoDB taxon number: 105150

Alternative spellings: Proboscidia, Proboscidiae

Full reference: C. Illiger. 1811. Prodromus Systematis Mammalium et Avium

Parent taxon: Tethytheria according to E. R. Seiffert 2007

Sister taxa: Anthracobunia, Behemota, Sirenia

Subtaxa: Arcanotherium, Barytherioidea, Caenobasileus, Caenobasileus tremontigerus, Cryptomastodon, Deinotheriidae, Deinotherioidea, Elephantiformes, Elephantoidea, Eritherium, Euelephantoidea, Hemimastodontidae, Mastodontidae, Moeritheriidae, Moeritherioidea, Neodesmostylus, Phosphatheriidae, Plesielephantiformes

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser