Artiodactyl

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Even-toed ungulates
Temporal range: Lower Eocene[source?] – Recent
Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Infraclass: Eutheria
Superorder: Laurasiatheria
Order: Artiodactyla
Owen, 1848
Suborders

The even-toed ungulates are mammals of the order Artiodactyla.

Even-toed ungulates have an even number of toes: two to four. For example, camelids or animals of the Giraffidae family have two toes, but hippopotami have four toes.

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