Mammut raki Frick 1933 (mastodon)

Mammalia - Proboscidea - Mammutidae

Alternative combination: Mastodon raki

Belongs to Mammut according to S. G. Lucas and G. S. Morgan 1999

See also Tedford 1981

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Elephant Butte Reservoir, which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in the Palomas Formation of New Mexico

Ecology: ground dwelling browser

Distribution: found only at Elephant Butte Reservoir

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