family Mammutidae


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Noun1.family Mammutidae - extinct family: mastodonsfamily Mammutidae - extinct family: mastodons    
mammal family - a family of mammals
order Proboscidea, Proboscidea - an order of animals including elephants and mammoths
genus Mammut, genus Mastodon, Mammut - extinct type genus of the Mammutidae: mastodons
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Mastodons are members of the extinct genus "Mammut" of the order Proboscidea and form the family Mammutidae; they resembled, but were distinct from, the woolly mammoth, which belongs to the family Elephantidae.