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Temporal range: Late Miocene (Tortonian) 11.6–7.8 Ma
Decennatherium rex male skull.PNG
Skull of the male D. rex holotype specimen
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Family: Giraffidae
Genus: Decennatherium
Crusafont, 1952
  • Decennatherium pachecoi Crusafont, 1952
  • Decennatherium rex Ríos, Sánchez & Morales, 2017

Decennatherium is an extinct genus of giraffidae. It was first named by Crusafont Pairo in 1952. It was only found at the Macrofauna, Los Valles de Fuentiduenya fossil site in Segovia, Spain.[1]


  1. ^ "Fossilworks: Gateway to the Paleobiology Database". Retrieved 2016-04-24.

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