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Titanohyrax
Temporal range: Early Eocene – Early Oligocene
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Hyracoidea
Family: Pliohyracidae
Subfamily: Titanohyracinae
Genus: Pliohyrax
Matsumoto, 1922
Type species
Titanohyrax andrewsi
Referred species
  • Titanohyrax andrewsi
  • Titanohyrax angustidens
  • Titanohyrax mongereaui
  • Titanohyrax tantalus
  • Titanohyrax ultimus

Titanohyrax is a genus of large to very large hyrax from the early Eocene and early Oligocene. Specimens have been discovered in modern-day Algeria, Tunisia and Egypt. The genus was first described by Matsumoto in 1922. Some species, like Titanohyrax ultimus, are estimated to be as large as rhinoceroses.

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