P is for Protylopus – #AtoZChallenge – 2017 – Uintan Mammals

P is for Protylopus

Protylopus is an extinct type of camel that lived from the middle to late Eocene in North America. It is the oldest known camel.

Protylopus petersoni skull.
Credit: Robert Bruce Horsfall [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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