obří Bobr (Castoroides ohioensis Foster, 1838)

Řád: Rodentia

Rod: Castoridae

Podčeleď: Castoroidinae

Období: žil v Severní Americe během pleistocénu

Velikost: až 250 cm dlouhý.    Hmotnost se odhaduje až na 60-100 kg.

 

 

Giant beavers
Temporal range: Late Pliocene - Late Pleistocene, 3–0.011 Ma

 
 
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Castoroides ohioensis specimen at Field Museum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Castoridae
Subfamily: Castoroidinae
Tribe: Castoroidini
Genus: Castoroides
Foster, 1838
Type species
Castoroides ohioensis
Species

Castoroides leiseyorum
Castoroides ohioensis

Synonyms
  • Castoroides nebrascensis Barbour, 1931[1]
  • Burosor efforsorius Starrett, 1956[1

 

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Krásné pleistocéní kresby maloval malíř David Berger .

 

Language selection here!!!

 

 

A cast of C. ohioensis assembled from various specimens

 

Skeleton in Minnesota Science Museum

 

Mounted skeleton

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Restoration by Charles R. Knight
 
 
 
 
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