Neha Patil

Anthracobune

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Kingdom  Animalia
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Odd-toed ungulate
Class  Mammalia
Rank  Genus
Anthracobune httpsuploadwikimediaorgwikipediacommonsthu
Family  â€ Anthracobunidae Wells & Gingerich 1983
Similar  Pilgrimella, Anthracobunidae, Odd‑toed ungulate, Numidotherium, Daouitherium

Anthracobune ("coal mound") is an extinct genus of stem perissodactyl from the middle Eocene of the Upper Kuldana Formation of Kohat, Punjab, Pakistan.

The size of a small tapir, it lived in a marshy environment and fed on soft aquatic plants. It is the largest known anthracobunid. This group was formerly classified with proboscideans.

References

Anthracobune Wikipedia


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