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Mammuthus meridionalis Nesti 1825 (mammoth)

Osteichthyes - Proboscidea - Elephantidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 47879

Alternative combinations: Archidiskodon meridionalis, Elephas meridionalis, Euelephas meridionalis

Synonyms: Archidiskodon nebrascensis Osborn 1932 (no. 44257), Archidiskodon scotti Barbour 1925 (no. 44258)

Belongs to Mammuthus according to J. Shoshani and P. Tassy 1996

Sister taxa: Mammuthus chosaricus, Mammuthus columbi, Mammuthus exilis, Mammuthus hayi, Mammuthus lamarmorae, Mammuthus primigenius, Mammuthus trogontherii, Archidiskodon celebensis, Archidiskodon weifangensis, Archidiskodon haroldcooki

Ecology: scansorial insectivore