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Discovery of propotamochoerus (Artiodactyla, Suidae) from the Neogene of Myanmar
(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 ...
Sivachoerus (Artiodactyla, Suidae, Tetraconodontinae) from the Pliocene of Myanmar
(Universities Research Journal, 2010)
The phylogenetic status of Sivachoerus is re-evaluated according to the new materials recovered from the central Myanmar. Sivachoerus had also been known from the Pliocene Siwalik sediments of Indian Subcontinent. Compared ...
New species of large Tetraconodon (Mammalia, Artiodactyla, Suidae) from the late Miocene of Myanmar
(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 ...
New Materials of Tetraconodon malensis (Mammalia, Artiodactyla, Suidae) from the Middle Miocene of Central Myanmar
(Universities Research Journal, 2008)
In this study, we report the additional dental specimens of Tetraconodon malensis (Artiodactyla, Suidae) discovered near Nwegwe Village, Chaung-U Township, Sagaing Division, central Myanmar. The well preserved maxillary ...
Late Middle Eocene primate from Myanmar and the initial anthropoid colonization of Africa
(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 ...