was a species of gomphothere
from the late Miocene
epoch. Its remains have been discovered in North Africa and in the Arabian Desert.
The largest species, Stegotetrabelodon syrticus, measured roughly 3 to 4 metres high at the shoulder. This genus is the first example of elephant herd activity.
- ↑ English Wikipedia - Stegotetrabelodon
- ↑ Italian Wikipedia - Stegotetrabelodon