The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Stegodon timorensis Sartono, 1969

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Timor Island, East Nusa Tenggara

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Sartono, S. (1969). Stegodon timorensis: a pygmy species from Timor (Indonesia) Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen Series B 72: 192-202.

 

Other references:

Hooijer, D. A. (1969). Stegodon from Timor. Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen Series B 72: 201-210.

Hooijer, D. A. (1972). Stegodon trigonocephalus florensis Hooijer and Stegodon timorensis Sartono from the Pleistocene of Flores and Timor. I & II. Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen Series B 75: 12-33.

Louys, J., Price, G. J. and O’Connor, S. (2016). Direct dating of Pleistocene stegodon from Timor Island, East Nusa Tenggara. PeerJ 4: e1788.

 

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