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genus

hippopotamuses
Hippopotamus Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Hippopotamidae »  subfamily Hippopotaminae - hippopotamuses

Scientific synonyms

Tetraprotodon Falconer & Cautley, 1836

Type taxon:Hippopotamus amphibius Linnaeus, 1758

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Hippopotamus aethiopicus Coryndon & Coppens, 1975
species Hippopotamus amphibius Linnaeus, 1758 - Hippopotamus

Hippopotamus amphibius - 001010000111

species Hippopotamus antiquus Desmarest, 1822 - European Hippopotamus
species Hippopotamus creutzburgi Boekschoten & Sondaar, 1966 - Cretan Dwarf Hippopotamus
species Hippopotamus gorgops Dietrich, 1928
species Hippopotamus guldbergi Fovet, Faure & Guérin, 2011
species Hippopotamus kaisensis Hopwood, 1926
species Hippopotamus laloumena Faure & Guerin, 1990
species Hippopotamus lemerlei Grandidier, 1868 - Madagascan Dwarf Hippopotamus

Hippopotamus lemerlei - 0000001001110

species Hippopotamus melitensis Major, 1902 - Maltese Hippopotamus
species Hippopotamus pentlandi von Meyer, 1832 - Sicilian Hippopotamus
species Hippopotamus sirensis Pomel, 1896
species Hippopotamus tiberinus Mazza, 1991

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Explanations

extinct taxon