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Hippopotamidae

Jean-Renaud Boisserie and W. Henry Gilbert

in Homo erectus: Pleistocene Evidence from the Middle Awash, Ethiopia

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251205
eISBN:
9780520933774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251205.003.0008
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

The family Hippopotamidae is represented by two living species: Choeropsis liberiensis (Liberian hippo), a secretive mammal from western equatorial coasts of Africa; and Hippopotamus amphibius ... More


Hippopotamidae

Boisserie Jean-Renaud and Yohannes Haile-Selassie

in Ardipithecus kadabba: Late Miocene Evidence from the Middle Awash, Ethiopia

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520254404
eISBN:
9780520942509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520254404.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

The first known representatives of the family Hippopotamidae left a limited fossil record during the Miocene. In this chapter, two assemblages of hippopotamus remains are identified in the late ... More


Hippopotamidae

Eleanor Weston and Jean-Renaud Boisserie

in Cenozoic Mammals of Africa

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520257214
eISBN:
9780520945425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520257214.003.0044
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Hippopotamidae is an exclusively Old World taxon that dispersed from Africa to Eurasia on several occasions. The earliest hippopotamids have been found in Kenya dating back to the middle Miocene, and ... More


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