Hippopotamidae love

Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic family within the suborder Suina — the hippopotamus and pygmy hippopotamus and similar extinct animals.

Etymologies

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Hippopotamus +‎ -idae

Examples

  • On the origins of Hippopotamidae together with descriptions of two species, a new genus and a new subfamily from the Miocene of Kenya.

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  • The phylogeny and taxonomy of Hippopotamidae (Mammalia: Artiodactyla): a review based on morphology and cladistic analysis.

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  • Whales probably evolved from anthracobunid artiodactyls, a stem group that may be closely related to Hippopotamidae

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  • Boisserie J-R, Lihoreau F, Brunet M (2005) The position of Hippopotamidae within Cetartiodactyla.

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