Barytheriidae

Barytheriidae

[‚bar·ə·thə′rī·ə‚dē]
(paleontology)
A family of extinct proboscidean mammals in the suborder Barytherioidea.
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The Barytheriidae were the first large size proboscideans to appear in the fossil records and were characterised by a strong sexual dimorphism.