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Western pygmy hippopotamus
Choeropsis liberiensis liberiensis (Morton, 1844)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Hippopotamidae »  genus Choeropsis - pygmy hippopotamuses »  species Choeropsis liberiensis - Pygmy Hippopotamus

Scientific synonyms

Hexaprotodon liberiensis liberiensis (Morton, 1844)

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Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3] [as Hexaprotodon liberiensis liberiensis Morton, 1849]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008

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