Phiomia Andrews and Beadnell 1902 (proboscidean)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Palaeomastodontidae

Parent taxon: Palaeomastodontidae according to W. J. Sanders et al. 2010

See also Andrews 1906, Carroll 1988, McKenna and Bell 1997, Shoshani and Tassy 1996 and Shoshani and Tassy 2005

Sister taxon: Palaeomastodon

Subtaxa: Phiomia major Phiomia serridens

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Angola (1 collection), Egypt (2), Ethiopia (1), Kenya (2), Libya (1), Oman (1)

• Eocene of Libya (2)

Total: 10 collections including 11 occurrences

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