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Tubulidentata

Thomas Lehmann

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/9780520254404.003.0016
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Tubulidentata is currently represented by a single extant species—Orycteropus afer, the aardvark. They are the largest African anteaters. This chapter focuses on the identification and description of ... More


Tubulidentata

Patricia A. Holroyd

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/9780520257214.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Aardvarks, or antbears, are the least diverse extant order and one of the most ancient eutherian lineages, although the fossil record offers us few clues to their early evolution. Holroyd and Mussell ... More


Bibymalagasia (Mammalia Incertae Sedis)

Lars Werdelin

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/9780520257214.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

The order Bibymalagasia consists of the single genus Plesiorycteropus, with two species, P. madagascariensis and P. germainepetterae. As suggested by the generic name, Plesiorycteropus has ... More


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