Proboscidea

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Translingual[edit]

Mammut americanum skeleton
Proboscidea parviflora

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek πρό (pró, in front) + βόσκω (bóskō, to feed).

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Proboscidea

  1. A taxonomic order within the clade Paenungulata — the elephants.
  2. A taxonomic genus within the family Martyniaceae — certain New World flowering plants.

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