Macrotherium sentence example
- The group is typified by Chalicotherium, of which the original species was discovered in the Lower Pliocene strata of Eppelsheim, Hesse-Darmstadt, in 1825, and named on the evidence of the teeth, the limbs being subsequently described as Macrotherium.
- Macrotherium, which is typically from the Middle Miocene of Sansan, in Gers, France, may indicate a distinct genus.
- Limbbones nearly resembling those of Macrotherium, but relatively stouter, have been described from the Pliocene beds of Attica and Samos as Ancylotherium.
- Macrotherium magnum must have been an animal of about 9 ft.