Artiodactyla


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Ar·ti·o·dac·ty·la

(ar'ti-ō-dak'ti-lă),
An order of even-toed ungulates having either two or four digits, with the axis between the third and fourth; for example, pig and hippopotamus with four; camel, deer, giraffe, antelope, and cow with two.
[G. artios, even in number, + daktylos, finger]

Artiodactyla

the even-toed ungulates (i.e. animals possessing hoofs with two or four toes), such as cattle, pigs, deer and camel. Compare PERISSODACTYLA.
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Hydaspitherium (Artiodactyla: Giraffidae) New Collection from the Dhok Pathan Formation of the Middle Siwaliks, Pakistan.
Oligocene and early Miocene ruminants (Mammalia, Artiodactyla) from Pakistan and Uganda.
Table 1: Organwise lesions recorded during post-mortem Animal Lung Heart Kidney group lesions lesions lesions Artiodactyla 102 69 11 Avian 79 41 8 Canids 6 4 0 Felids 16 11 8 Hyenids 5 4 1 Perrisodactyla 2 1 0 Primates 10 8 2 Proboscida 2 2 1 Reptiles 4 3 2 Ursids 6 6 1 Total 232 149 34 Table 2: Year-wise association of lesions with organs Year Lung Heart Kidney lesions lesions lesions 2009 47 33 0 2010 36 18 8 2011 22 12 6 2012 23 15 4 2013 56 35 5 2014 48 36 11 Total 232 149 34
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