Palaeoloxodon mnaidriensis Adamas 1874 (elephant)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Elephantidae

Alternative combination: Elephas (Palaeoloxodon) mnaidriensis

Belongs to Palaeoloxodon according to M. P. Ferretti 2008

See also Palombo 2005

Sister taxa: Elephas (Euelephas), Elephas beyeri, Elephas falconeri, Elephas maximus, Elephas melitensis, Elephas moghrebiensis, Elephas nawataensis, Elephas priscus, Loxodonta (Palaeoloxodon) tokunagai, Palaeoloxodon recki, Palaeoloxodon cypriotes, Palaeoloxodon creutzburgi, Palaeoloxodon antiquus, Palaeoloxodon lomolinoi, Palaeoloxodon xylophagou, Palaeoloxodon tiliensis, Elephas (Palaeoloxodon) cephallonicus, Palaeoloxodon naumanni

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Italy (1 collection), Malta (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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