Prehistoric Models: Pholidata

(pangolins)

Mammals are a class animals defined as warm-blooded vertebrates, distinguished by the possession of hair or fur, the secretion of milk by females for the nourishment of the young, and (typically) the birth of live young (with only two modern exceptions).

Kingdom: Animalia – Phylum: Chordata – Superclass: Tetrapoda – Class: Mammalia – Clade: Pholidotamorpha – Order: Pholidata

(Pangolins)

Early Paleocene to Holocene

 

Genus: Smutsia temminckii

Common name: Ground pangolin

Classification: Family: Manidae

Time: Holocene

Range: Africa

Diet: Carnivore

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