Ancylotherium

"Hooked beast"
Height:
2 m (6.5 ft)
Weight:
450 kg (1,000 lbs)
Time:
9,000,000-
1,800,000 B.C.
Location:
Oromia, Ethiopia; West Macedonia, Greece; Mara, Tanzania; U┼čak, Turkey
Species:
Ancylotherium hennigi
Ancylotherium pentelicum
Ancylotherium was a smaller, African relative of the more famous Moropus. One of the last of the chalicotheres, it shared its world with australopithecines, but was too large to be hunted by these early hominids yet was probably too docile to be a threat to them.

Docudrama Appearances:
Walking with Beasts
-Next of Kin
Walking with Cavemen
-First Ancestors
-Blood Brothers
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