Order : Artiodactyla
Family : Hippopotamidae


Animals in the family Hippopotamidae

Pygmy hippopotamus
Madagascan dwarf hippopotamus
Facts about the family Hippopotamidae, the hippopotamuses

) Hippopotamuses are plant eaters.

1991: Irwin et al 1991) and analyses of complete cytochrome b genes from a great number of species have suggested that the hippopotamidae is the recent sistergroup of the recent cetaceans.

A variety of parasites and diseases of hippopotamuses is discussed by Eltringham (1999 One of our pygmy hippopotamus specimens had marked funisitis (inflammation of arteries and veins) of the umbilical cord, in the absence of chorioamnionitis,

Below are some facts, and some junk I just put in because I was bored, on Hippopotamuses for when you start "CHANGING"Hippopotamuses are commonly known as Hippos.

Family: Hippopotamidae Genus/species: Hexaprotodon liberiensis Natural History Pygmy hippopotamuses are members of the family Hippopotamidae,

HIPPOPOTAMIDAE Hippopotamidae is the hippopotamus family of animals of the order Artiodactyla.

Hippopotamuses are also found in the upper and lower…

Hippopotamuses are enormous mostly aquatic mammals found throughout sub-Saharan Africa.

Hippopotamuses are the largest nonruminating, even-toed, hoofed mammals.

No hippopotamuses are fish.

Such activites include Animal Crackers -- where the amount of each different animal in a box of animal crackers is recorded -- thus showing that one box, which may carry a large amount of hippopotamuses, is not as diverse as the other box that carries a fairly equal amount of diverse wildlife.

The family Hippopotamidae is a sister group to the cetaceans, represented here by an orca.

The family of Hippopotamidae is a major component of the african faunas since the late Miocene.

The Hippopotamuses is a very powerful, caring, and strange animal.

The native habitat of pygmy hippopotamuses is in the dense forests and swamps of Western Africa.

Thus the ghost lineage for Hippopotamidae is still 39 million years long.

[EndNote] Hippopotami really is the plural of hippopotamus (though hippopotamuses is also acceptable).

In fact, only a handful of the 5,000 or so mammals—mostly semi-aquatic species such as whales, walruses, and hippopotamuses—are not covered in dense fur. (Full text)

Spell check says hippopotamuses is okay! (Full text)

html) Hippopotamuses are not gregarious No Description available (Full text)

Which of the following statements concerning Hippopotamuses is NOT true? (Full text)

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