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Palaeoloxodon lomolinoi van der Geer et al. 2014

Naxos elephant

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Original scientific description:

van der Geer, Alexandra et al. (2014). A dwarf elephant and a rock mouse on Naxos (Cyclades, Greece) with a revision of the palaeozoogeography of the Cycladic Islands (Greece) during the Pleistocene. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 404: 133-144.

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Naxos, Greece

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

van der Geer, Alexandra A. E. et al. (2014). A dwarf elephant and a rock mouse on Naxos (Cyclades, Greece) with a revision of the palaeozoogeography of the Cycladic Islands (Greece) during the Pleistocene. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 404: 133-144.

 

Other references:

Athanassiou, Athanassios, van der Geer, Alexandra and Lyras, George A. (2019). Pleistocene insular Proboscidea of the Eastern Mediterranean: A review and update. Quaternary Science Reviews 218: 306-321. [Abstract]

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/24815/palaeoloxodon-lomolinoi

 

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