A, Tapir (Tapirus indicus), X 1.
Finally, Tapirus itself, in which the last three upper premolars, makes its appearance in the Upper Miocene, and continues till the present day.
To this division belong two species, both from Central America, Tapirus bairdi and T.
(B) With the bony partition not extending farther forward than the nasal bones (Tapirus proper).
Two species of bear and the "coati" (Nasua) represent the plantigrades and inhabit the mountain slopes, and, of Pachydermata, the peccary (Dicotyles) and "danta" or tapir (Tapirus) have a wide distribution throughout the lowland and lower plateau forests.
The Colombian tapir is known as the Tapirus Roulini, and is slightly smaller than the Brazilian species (T.