Mastodon spenceri Fourtau 1918 (mastodon)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Mammutidae

Full reference: R. Fourtau. 1918. Contribution à l'étude des vertébrés miocènes de l'Égypte 1-109

Belongs to Mastodon according to R. Fourtau 1918

Sister taxa: Mammut americanum, Mammut borsoni, Mammut cosoensis, Mammut floridanum, Mammut furlongi, Mammut matthewi, Mammut pacificus, Mammut raki, Mastodon rectus, Mammut mirificum, Mastodon (Tetralophodon), Mastodon bumiajuensis, Mastodon proavus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Wadi Moghra, which is in a MN 4 marginal marine sandstone in the Moghara Formation of Egypt

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Wadi Moghra

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