Stilt-legged camel skeleton - ROM2007_9429_1

ROM2007_9429_1

Stilt-legged camel skeleton

Geography: USA, Nebraska: Sioux County
Date: Received on exchange in 1935
Dimensions:
length=90; width=19; height=81 cm
Taxonomy
    • Attributes
    • Objects
    • Taxonomy
    • Kingdom: Animalia
    • Phylum: Chordata
    • Class: Mammalia
    • Order: Artiodactyla
    • Family: Camelidae
    • Genus: Stenomylus
    • SpecificEpithet: hitchcocki
Object number: 1102
On view
DescriptionToday there are just six kinds of camels worldwide, but during the Age of Mammals, there were many more. Stenomylus was a small, stilt-legged camel, overall looking more like a gazelle.
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