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Mammuthus primigenius Blumenbach 1799 (wooly mammoth)

Osteichthyes - Theriiformes - Elephantidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47880

Alternative combinations: Elephas primigenius, Mammonteus primigenius

Synonyms: Elephas boreus Hay 1924 (no. 107980), Mammuthus boreus Hay 1924 (no. 108495)

Belongs to Mammuthus according to E. I. Rogaev et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Mammuthus columbi, Mammuthus exilis, Mammuthus hayi, Mammuthus lamarmorae, Mammuthus meridionalis, Mammuthus trogontherii, Archidiskodon weifangensis, Archidiskodon celebensis

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer