Orycteropus abundulafus

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Orycteropus abundulafus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Division: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Tubulidentata
Family: Orycteropodidae
Genus: Orycteropus
Species: O. abundulafus
Binomial name
Orycteropus abundulafus
LEHMANN, VIGNAUD, LIKIUS & BRUNET, 2005

Orycteropus abundulafus is an extinct species of aardvark.[1] Its fossil was found in northern Chad. It lived in the Mio-Pliocene epochs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lehmann, Thomas; Vignaud, Patrick; Likius, Andossa; Brunet, Michel (2005). "A new species of Orycteropodidae (Mammalia, Tubulidentata) in the Mio-Pliocene of northern Chad". Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 143 (1): 109–131. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2004.00143.x. ISSN 0024-4082.