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    • Discovery of propotamochoerus (Artiodactyla, Suidae) from the Neogene of Myanmar 

      Thaung Htike; Tsubamoto, Takehisa; Takai, Masanaru; Egi, Naoko; Zin Maung Maung Thein; Chit Sein; Maung Maung (Asian paleoprimatology, 2006)
      Dento-gnathic specimens of Propotamochoerus (Mammalia, Artiodactyla, Suidae) were discovered from the upper Miocene and lower Pliocene of the Irrawaddy Group, central Myanmar. These specimens were identified as Propotamochoerus ...
    • Late Middle Eocene primate from Myanmar and the initial anthropoid colonization of Africa 

      Chaimanee, Yaowalak; Chavasseau, Olivier; Beard, Christopher K.; Aung Aung Kyaw; Aung Naing Soe; Chit Sein; Lazzari, Vincent; Marivaux, Laurent; Marandat, Bernard; Myat Swe; Rugbumrung, Mana; Thit Lwin; Valentin, Xavier; Zin Maung Maung Thein; Jaeger, Jean-Jacques (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 2012)
      Reconstructing the origin and early evolutionary history of anthropoid primates (monkeys, apes, and humans) is a current focus of paleoprimatology. Although earlier hypotheses frequently supported an African origin for ...
    • New species of large Tetraconodon (Mammalia, Artiodactyla, Suidae) from the late Miocene of Myanmar 

      Thaung Htike; Chit Sein; Takai, Masanaru; Egi, Naoko; Tsubamoto, Takehisa; Zin Maung Maung Thein; Maung Maung (Paleontological Research, 2006)
      We describe two new species of Tetraconodon, T. irramagnus sp. nov. and T. irramedius sp. nov., from the late Miocene of Myanmar recognized when reevaluating large Tetraconodon specimens. Tetraconodon had also been ...
    • A revision of Tetraconodon (Mammalia, Artiodactyla, Suidae) from the Miocene of Myanmar and description of a new species. 

      Thaung Htike; Tsubamoto, Takehisa; Takai, Masanaru; Natori, Masahito; Egi, Naoko; Maung Maung; Chit Sein (Paleontological Research, 2005)
      We describe five new dento-gnathic specimens of Tetraconodon, a genus of Miocene tetraconodontine suid (Mammalia, Artiodactyla), discovered in Myanmar (FBurma). In Myanmar, we recognized three distinct species of ...