Perissodactyla


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Perissodactyla

An order of odd-toed ungulates, for which the middle toe (the hoof) is larger than its neighbours on either side. Peridactyls are large grazers with relatively simple stomachs, digesting grasses and plant cellulose in the intestine.

Examples 
Horse, tapirs, rhinoceri.

Perissodactyla

the odd-toed ungulates, such as horses. Compare ARTIODACTYLA.
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Phyletic diversification of the Cormohipparion accidentaleComplex (Mammalia, Perissodactyla, Equidae), Late Miocene, North America, and the origion of the Old World Hippotherium Datum.
Baron] Cuvier 57, 64, 66 Pseudalopex 5, 7 R(3-4) vetulus (Lund) PERISSODACTYLA Owen Tapirus terrestris 5, 7, 57, 75 R(1, 2, 3, 4) Linnaeus CETARTIODACTYLA Montgelard, Catzeflis and Douzery Mazama 5 R(3) americana Erxleben M.
Phyletic diversification of the Cormohipparion occidentale complex (Mammalia, Perissodactyla, Equidae), late Miocene, North America, and the origin of the Old World Hippotherium datum.
2 2/3 (66,7) Perissodactyla P (%) ENDOPARASITOS Tapirus terrestris (n=1) Orden Ascaridida 1 1/1 (100) Physocephalus spp.
Although animals of the order Perissodactyla, family Equidae, have previously been considered not susceptible to ovine herpesvirus 2 (OvHV-2), we show that horses may be infected by this virus.
Carnivora P (%) Perissodactyla P (%) ENDOPARASITOS Panthera Tapirus onca terrestris (n=3) (n=1) Orden Ascaridida -- -- 1 1/1 (100) Physocephalus -- -- -- -- spp.
Entre ellos, Hofman en 1901 realizo una extenso estudio comparado de las venas del cerebro y medula espinal de varios vertebrados, desde Pisces a Perissodactyla, incluyendo tambien Canis familiaris (Reinhard et al.
son mamiferos herbivoros de gran tamano pertenecientes a la Familia Equidae y el Orden Perissodactyla (Bennett y Hoffmann, 1999).
Containing the order Ungulata, Suborders Perissodactyla, Toxodontia, Condylartha, and Amblypoda.
The fauna mainly consists of Artiodactyla (Cervidae, Tragulidae, Giraffidae, Suidae), Perissodactyla (Equidae, Rhinocerotidae), Proboscidea and Primates (Khan et al.
Here we use the concept prey mammals as any terrestrial species, excluding the Australian ones, not belonging to the order Carnivora (Orders Didelphimorphia, Paucituberculata, Microbiotheria, Tubulidentata, Macroscelidea, Hyracoidea, Proboscidea, Xenarthra, Scandentia, Dermoptera, Primates, Rodentia, Lagomorpha, Insectivora, Pholidota, Perissodactyla, and Artiodactyla).
Ursidae Tremarctos ornatos ORDEN PERISSODACTYLA Fam.