archaeopithecus


archaeopithecus
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Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from archae- + -pithecus
: a genus of extinct So. American Eocene mammals once supposed to be ancestral to Pithecanthropus but now recognized as notoungulates

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • archaeopithecus — ar·chaeo·pithecus …   English syllables

  • Archaeopithecidae — Taxobox name = Archaeopithecidae fossil range = early Eocene regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = †Notoungulata subordo = †Typotheria familia = †Archaeopithecidae familia authority = Ameghino, 1897 subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • Notoungulata — Toxodon, Lebendrekonstruktion Zeitraum oberes Paläozän bis Pleistozän 55 Mio. Jahre bis 10.000 Jahre Fundorte Südamerika …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Archaeopithecidae — Archaeopithecidae …   Wikipédia en Français