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Horse and Tapir Fossils

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| caption = This is a plate containing the skull and a leg bone of the early horse Mesohippus.
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<p>A large and bizarre animal that inhabited Ohio during the Pleistocene and became extinct at the end was the ground sloth. These ox-sized animals migrated northward from South America during the Ice Age and are occasionally found in bog deposits in Ohio. They had large, strong front legs with claws that were used to obtain vegetation. </p>
==See Also==
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*[[Ohio]]
*[[Pleistocene Epoch]]
*[[Pleistocene Epoch]]
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A large and bizarre animal that inhabited Ohio during the Pleistocene and became extinct at the end was the ground sloth==References==<div class="referencesText">#Hansen, M. These oxC., 1996. &quot;Phylum Chordata-sized animals migrated northward from South America during the Ice Age and are occasionally found in bog deposits -Vertebrate Fossils,&quot; in <em>Fossils of Ohio</em>, edited by R. They had largeM. Feldmann and Merrianne Hackathorn. Ohio Division of Geological Survey Bulletin 70, strong front legs with claws that were used to obtain vegetationp. 288-369.</div>[[Category:Natural History Geology]] [[Category:Fossils]]