The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Tapirus cristatellus Winge, 1906

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene or Holocene

 

Distribution

Minas Gerais State, Brazil

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Winge, Herluf. (1906). Jordgundne og nulevende Hoydyr (Ungulata) fra Lagoa Santa, Minas Gerais, Brasilien. E Museo Lundii 3: 1-239.

 

Other references:

Holanda, Elizete Celestino and Ferrero, Brenda Soledad. (2013). Reappraisal of the Genus Tapirus (Perissodactyla, Tapiridae): Systematics and Phylogenetic Affinities of the South American Tapirs. Journal of Mammalian Evolution 20(1): 33-44. [Abstract]

 

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