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Mammuthus Brookes 1828 (mammoth)

Osteichthyes - Proboscidea - Elephantidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 43266

Synonyms: Archidiskodon Pohling 1888 (no. 44252), Mammuthus (Archidiskodon) Pohling 1888 (no. 119567), Mammuthus (Parelephas) Osborn 1924 (no. 119565), Parelephas Osborn 1924 (no. 49982)

Parent taxon: Elephantini according to N. Rohland et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Elephantina, Elephas, Loxodontina

Subtaxa: Archidiskodon celebensis, Archidiskodon haroldcooki, Archidiskodon weifangensis, Mammuthus chosaricus, Mammuthus columbi, Mammuthus creticus, Mammuthus exilis, Mammuthus hayi, Mammuthus lamarmorae, Mammuthus meridionalis, Mammuthus primigenius, Mammuthus trogontherii

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Ecology: scansorial grazer