Poebrotherium sp.

Poebrotherium sp. Name: Poebrotherium sp.   

Locality: Wyoming, USA  

Age: Tertiary, Miocene  

Showcase: Artiodactyle showcase  

Fragment of a lower jaw with three molars from a primitive camel which lived about 20 million years ago. They were small, delicate animals, with long necks and skinny legs and lived in herds in the open fields.  

Other artiodactyles in the exhibition   

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Publisert 18. mai 2011 16:00