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ungulates taxonomy

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Equidea
horses, perissodactyla, hindgut fementation
Tapiridae
tapirs, perissodactyla, hindgut fermentation, nocturnal, aquatic vegetation, elephatine proboscal snout
Rhinocerotidae
rhinos, perissodactyla, 3 toes, horn is hair, grumpy
Giraffiidae
giraff; okapi, perissodactyla, africa, tounge extends 2ft, ossicones, hair for bracelets
Moshidea
musk deer, perissodactyla, siberia, tucks
Cervidae
deer; reindeer; moose; elk; carribou; perissodactyla, antlers
Antilocapridae
pronghorns, perissodactyla, NA, horns that shed
Bovidae
goats; sheep; buffalo, perissodactyla, worldwide, horns
Suidae
pigs; warthogs, artiodactyla, tusks, bunodont teeth, 4 toes, snout, not ruminants
Tayassuidae
javalenas, artiodactyla, new world, vertical tusks
Hippopotamidae
hippos, artiodactyla, semiaquatic, nocturnal, herbivores
Camelidae
camels; lamas; alpaca, artiodactyla, 3 chambered stomach, tolerate high salt low water
Tragulidae
mouse deer, artiodactyla, africa; asia, 3 chambered stomach, like rabbits