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Hippopotamidae (hippopotamuses)

Wikipedia Abstract

This is the article on the family Hippopotamidae; for the main article on hippos, see Hippopotamus colspan=2 style="text-align: center; background-color: transparent; text-align:center; border: 1px solid red;" | HippopotamidaeTemporal range: Middle Miocene–Recent PreЄ Є O S D C P T J K 250px Hippopotamus amphibius colspan=2 style="text-align: center; background-color: transparent; text-align:center; border: 1px solid red;" | Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Artiodactyla (Unranked) Cetancodonta Family: Hippopotamidae colspan=2 style="text-align: center; background-color: transparent; text-align:center; border: 1px solid red;" | Subtaxa †Trilobophorous Hippopotaminae †Archaeopotamus Choeropsis †Hexaprotodon Hippopotamus †Saotherium †Kenyapotaminae Kenyapotamus Palaeopotamus Hippopotamuses are stout, naked-skinned, and amphibious artiodactyl members of the family Hippopotamidae possessing three-chambered stomachs and walking on four toes on each foot.
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Genus

Hexaprotodon (pygmy hippopotamuses) (2)   (1)
Hippopotamus (hippopotamuses) (2)

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