Mammut borsoni Hays 1834 (mastodon)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Mammutidae

Alternative combination: Mastodon borsoni

Belongs to Mammut according to F. Lacombat et al. 2008

See also Madden 1980 and Osborn 1922

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

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Bulgaria (1 collection), China (1), Greece (14), Hungary (1), Italy (2), Kazakhstan (1), Moldova (3), Romania (2), the Russian Federation (1), Slovakia (3), Slovenia (1), Spain (1), Ukraine (13)

• Miocene of Kazakhstan (1), Moldova (2), the Russian Federation (2), Ukraine (2)

Total: 51 collections each including a single occurrence

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