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Evolution of the tapiroid skeleton from Heptodon to Tapirus

Leonard B. Radinsky

Evolution of the tapiroid skeleton from Heptodon to Tapirus

by Leonard B. Radinsky

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Published by Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paleontology -- Eocene.,
  • Heptodon.,
  • Tapirs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Leonard B. Radinsky.
    SeriesBulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology -- v. 134, no. 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL1 .H3 vol.134, no.3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 69-106 :
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19192462M

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Tapirus terrestris (Linneaus ) is the living Brazilian tapir, derived from a sister to Heptodon (below). This odd-toed ungulate has a retracted naris and a short soft-tissue trunk. The cranium rised in a tall crest. The body is short and bulky. Skull image from and used with permission. Heptodon is an extinct genus of tapir-type herbivore of the family Helaletidae endemic to North America during the Early lived from — mya, existing for approximately.

Heptodon was about 1 metre ( ft) in length, and closely resembled modern shape of the skull suggests that it probably lacked the characteristic tapir : Mammalia. Tapirs belong to the family Tapiridae of the order Perissodactyla (odd-toed ungulates). This order also includes the families Equidae (horses) and Rhinocerotidae (rhinos) among its extant members.

Living tapirs are found primarily in forested areas in Central and South America and in southeast by: Heptodon and Embolotherium - Reptile Evolution. Heptodon (Pachynolophus) posticus (Cope ; Eocene, 50 mya; 1m in length) was derived from a sister to Ectocon and Homaodotherium.

Heptadon gave rise to Tapirus, Chalicotherium and on had reduced canines and developed a diastema (lack of teeth) posterior to them. Evolution of the tapiroid skeleton from Heptodon to Tapirus.

VolumePage 69 The taxonomy, Evolution of the tapiroid skeleton from Heptodon to Tapirus book, and evolution of the genus Rhagoletis in North America (Diptera, Tephritidae) If you are generating a PDF of a journal article or book chapter, please feel.

Cranial characters associated with the proboscis postnatal-development in Tapirus (Perissodactyla: Tapiridae) and comparisons with other extant and fossil hoofed mammals. The phylogeny of tapiromorph perissodactyls is analyzed using 45 characters of the skull, postcranial skeleton, and dentition scored for 29 taxa, including three nontapiromorph outgroups.

Phylogenetic taxonomic definitions are constructed for suprageneric by: Pictured left: Malayan tapir (Tapirus indicus).James Dowling-Healey. Tapiridae: Members of the tapir family have been present in the fossil record for at least 41 million years, first appearing in the middle Eocene.

While many families of perissodactyls achieved very high levels of diversity, there have never been more than a few species of tapirs. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

The living tapir Tapirus terrestris is widely distributed in Venezuela, occurring mainly south of the Orinoco, while being absent from arid, high Andean and insular areas. Here, we describe new material of fossil tapirs from two Pleistocene localities of Venezuela: Zumbador Cave and El Breal de Orocual.

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Prothero, Robert M. Schoch This new treatise is comprised of 24 papers covering virtually every recent development regarding fossil horses, rhinos, tapirs, and their extinct relatives. Glyptodon (from Greek for "grooved or carved tooth": γλυπτός "sculptured" and ὀδοντ- ὀδούς "tooth") was a genus of large, heavily armored mammals of the subfamily Glyptodontinae (glyptodonts or glyptodontines) – relatives of armadillos – that lived during the Pleistocene was roughly the same size and weight as a Volkswagen Beetle, though flatter in : Mammalia.

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Evolution of the tapiroid skeleton from Heptodon to Tapirus. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 34(3):1– Cited by: Fossilworks hosts query, analysis, and download functions used to access large paleontological data sets.

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