Perissodactyle sentence example
- The middle toe was the largest, and the weight of the body was mainly supported on this and the two adjoining digits, which appear to have been encased in hoofs, thus foreshadowing the tridactyle type common in perissodactyle and certain extinct groups of ungulates.
- They were five-toed, bunodont Condylarthra, with a decided approximation to the perissodactyle type in the structure of the feet.
- Hind-feet with the typical perissodactyle arrangement of three toes - the middle one being the largest, the two others nearly equal.
- Behind the incisors is a considerable gap, followed by the cheek-teeth, which are all contiguous, and formed almost exactly on the pattern of some of the perissodactyle ungulates.